Laparoscopic extirpation of a 3-kg uterus
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- Walid, M.S. & Heaton, R.L. Arch Gynecol Obstet (2009) 279: 607. doi:10.1007/s00404-008-0827-9
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.