Laparoscopic hysterectomy: Challenges and limitations1

@article{Mettler2005LaparoscopicHC,
  title={Laparoscopic hysterectomy: Challenges and limitations1},
  author={L. Mettler and N. Ahmed-Ebbiary and T. Schollmeyer},
  journal={Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies},
  year={2005},
  volume={14},
  pages={145 - 159}
}
  • L. Mettler, N. Ahmed-Ebbiary, T. Schollmeyer
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies
  • Twenty years after the first description of vaginal hysterectomy with laparoscopic assistance by Kurt Semm in 1984 (1), and 16 years after the publication of the so‐called laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH) by Harry Reich in 1989 (2), it is time to review and evaluate the real benefits of laparoscopic hysterectomy. Although laparoscopic surgery is well accepted by gynaecologists worldwide for the treatment of certain gynaecological conditions, laparoscopic hysterectomy in… CONTINUE READING
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