Laparoscopic myomectomy and abdominal myomectomy.

  title={Laparoscopic myomectomy and abdominal myomectomy.},
  author={William H Parker},
  journal={Clinical obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={49 4},
Most women develop myomas during their lifetimes; however, 80% are asymptomatic. When symptoms are determined to be caused by myomas, a number of management options exist that include "watchful waiting," medical therapy, surgery, or more recently uterine artery embolization and focused ultrasound. Myomectomy, either abdominal or laparoscopic, is an approach particularly suited for those women who wish future fertility. It seems clear that, in well trained and experienced hands, well-selected… CONTINUE READING


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