, Volume 279, Issue 4, pp 607-608
Date: 15 Nov 2008

Laparoscopic extirpation of a 3-kg uterus

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Uterine fibroids are remarkably common and may rarely grow to a large volume. The standard treatment in this situation is abdominal hysterectomy. We are presenting the case of a large multiple fibroid uterus that was successfully treated with total laparoscopic hysterectomy and the problems associated with such an operation.