Prevention of infectious morbidity after elective abdominal hysterectomy


Our aim was to investigate whether posthysterectomy infectious morbidity could be reduced by intravaginal therapy before operations. Women expected to undergo elective total abdominal hysterectomy were included. Vaginal flora was evaluated by preoperative Gram-stained vaginal smears up to Nugent’s criteria. Study group were administered vaginal combination… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00404-012-2382-7


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