Adnexectomy for benign pathology at vaginal hysterectomy without laparoscopic assistance.

  • Shirish S Sheth
  • Published 2002 in
    BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and…


Of 166 consecutive women with a benign adnexal mass scheduled for vaginal hysterectomy with adnexectomy, the operation was successful in 158 (95%). Preoperatively, attempts were made to ascertain that adnexal mass was benign and either freely mobile or with only slightly restricted mobility. Laparotomy was required in eight women, in five for adhesions and… (More)


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