Laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH) is a surgical procedure using a laparoscope to guide the removal of the uterus and/or Fallopian tubes and ovaries through the vagina (birth canal). (A different procedure, called a laparoscopic hysterectomy.
Laparoscopy-Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy. The predominant physiology is the loss of the uterus and the offending signs and symptoms that require the uterus to be removed. If it is a bleeding disorder, the bleeding will stop. If it is chronic pain caused by the uterus, the pain should be eliminated.
A less invasive way to remove the uterus. Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy. allows your surgeon to have a clear view of your uterus by inserting a 3D camera through tiny incisions in the abdomen. Then, the surgeon is able to perform precise surgery by controlling miniature surgical instruments. If you have laparoscopic assisted vaginal.
A laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy involves use of the laparoscope to guide the procedure and visualize structures in addition to detaching the uterine body from the surrounding upper supporting structures (such as the infundibular pelvic and round ligaments), while the vaginal portion of the procedure involves an incision being made within the vagina to detach the cervix and uterus from Author: Guest Contributor. Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy. Is the removal of the uterus and cervix through the vagina and in addition to four small (1/2’- 1’) abdominal incisions. Removal of the ovaries and tubes depends on the patient. Your doctor will decide if you are a candidate for vaginal hysterectomy.
INTRODUCTION. Since it was first reported by Reich et al in 5 laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH) has gained widespread acceptance. Laparoscopic dissection of the para-uterine tissues to the level of the uterine arteries (LAVH) or to include Cited by: