Abdominal hysterectomy

What is Abdominal hysterectomy?

Abdominal hysterectomy meaning Surgical removal of the uterus (a hysterectomy) done through an incision made in the abdominal wall. This may also be done by laparoscopy. As opposed to a vaginal hysterectomy, in which the incision is made within the vagina.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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