Context: Vaginal hysterectomy for pelvic organ prolapse is often performed under general or regional anesthesia. However, the performance of this operative procedure under local anesthetic has potential benefits, especially in resource-poor settings. Aims: The aim of this study was to review the outcome of vaginal hysterectomy and pelvic floor repair using local anesthesia and supplementary analgesia.
Vaginal sling procedures are types of surgeries that help control stress urinary incontinence. This is urine leakage that happens when you laugh, cough, sneeze, lift things, or exercise. The procedure helps close your urethra and bladder neck.
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A healthcare provider will explain the procedure in detail, including possible complications and side effects. He or she will also answer your questions. The surgeon removes the uterus through an incision in your abdomen or vagina. The method used during surgery depends on why you need the surgery and the results of your pelvic exam.
Anterior vaginal wall repair is a surgical procedure. This surgery tightens the front anterior wall of the vagina. Anterior vaginal wall repair is a procedure performed to improve urinary continence.
To evaluate local anesthesia with sedation for vaginal reconstructive surgery. All cases of vaginal surgery performed by the primary author for correction of pelvic organ prolapse with and without urinary incontinence between February and October were identified. From the medical record, data on age, duration of surgery, amount of local anesthetic used, estimated blood loss, hospital stay, urinary retention, and need for conversion to general anesthesia were recorded.
Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of a woman's uterus. This surgery can be done through small incisions using a thin, lighted scope with a camera on the end a laparoscope. This is called a laparoscopic hysterectomy.
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Patients presenting for oncological surgery pose complex issues, and often undergo repeat or complex surgical procedures. Preoperative assessment should include presence of risk factors, complications, and degree of spread of the underlying malignancy. A logical, systematic approach may decrease perioperative complications and improve safety and life quality.