In the case of the operation laparotomy access, the surgeon carries out lower-middle or cross-section of the abdominal wall of 10-20 cm. The uterus is fixed and removed from the abdominal cavity through the wound. It interferes ligaments holding the uterus, blood vessels of the uterus and appendages, if you plan to remove them.
In the case of subtotal hysterectomy (supravaginal hysterectomy), body of the uterus is cut off by the surgeon from the cervix, with the subsequent formation of the stump. During the hysterectomy, the last to be cut off from the formations, with the formation of the vaginal stump. Disadvantages include high hysterectomy laparotomic trauma surgery, thereby increasing the recovery period and length of stay.
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