Laparoscopic-assisted transvaginal myomectomy.

@article{Pelosi1997LaparoscopicassistedTM,
  title={Laparoscopic-assisted transvaginal myomectomy.},
  author={Marco Antonio Pelosi},
  journal={The Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists},
  year={1997},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={241-6}
}
We conducted a retrospective review of 21 combined laparovaginal myomectomies to treat extensive and deeply infiltrating fundal and posterior wall leiomyomata. Laparoscopy confirmed the size, number, and position of leiomyomata, permitted intramyometrial vasopressin infiltration, and allowed partial enucleation of large and deep myomata. Posterior colpotomy permitted delivery of myomata and uteri, and uterine reconstruction by conventional suturing performed transvaginally. The uteri were then… CONTINUE READING

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