laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH)

Known as: LAVH, Laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy 
A surgical procedure that uses a laparoscope to guide the removal of the uterus and/or Fallopian tubes and ovaries through the vagina.
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE To determine the feasibility and safety of laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy in the treatment of presumed… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the complication rate after laparoscopic total hysterectomy and laparoscopic… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
BACKGROUND There are three approaches to hysterectomy for benign disease - abdominal hysterectomy (AH), vaginal hysterectomy (VH… (More)
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2002
2002
We compare the surgical results of 60 women undergoing laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH) and 41 having total… (More)
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2002
2002
The purpose of this study was to evaluate and compare laparoscopic treatment for stage I endometrial cancer with the traditional… (More)
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2001
2001
We set out to compare the length of stay, costs, and morbidity associated with laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy (LSH) with… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate short-term results of laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy with… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE We compared operative time, length of hospital stay, postoperative recovery, return to work, and costs for women… (More)
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1995
1995
The truly minimal invasive surgeon should always act to the benefit of the patient. Since most of the operative steps of… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
We report 59 patients who were considered candidates for laparoscopically assisted surgical staging (LASS) to manage their… (More)
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