It is possible that the main title of the report Vulvovaginitis is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
LAVH is a newer surgery and requires specialized surgical
Laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy (LSH)
can be done:
To remove uterine fibroids of any
To remove a uterus of any size.
LSH is performed by inserting a laparoscope (lighted viewing
instrument) and surgical instruments through several small abdominal incisions.
The uterus is removed in small pieces with a special surgical instrument. This
type of surgery usually causes minimal blood loss and pain, and women
reportedly can return to work a week or two afterward.
Since LSH leaves the cervix intact, women continue with their regular
Pap smears, which check for cervical precancer and
cancer. LSH is a newer surgery and requires specialized surgical training. It
is not yet widely available.