Transvaginal hysterectomy for enlarged leiomyomata uteri in a Medical Department Activity environment.

@article{Wittich2006TransvaginalHF,
  title={Transvaginal hysterectomy for enlarged leiomyomata uteri in a Medical Department Activity environment.},
  author={Arthur C. Wittich},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={171 9},
  pages={838-40}
}
During a 6-year period, 119 patients with enlarged leiomyomata uteri underwent a transvaginal hysterectomy at this medium-size Medical Department Activity using morcellation to debulk the uterus. One hundred seventeen underwent successful removal of the uterus with the use of various morcellation techniques to reduce the uterine size. Two patients required… CONTINUE READING