What is Hysterectomy Surgery and its types
The Hysterectomy is a surgery, performed on women to remove the uterus. Through this invasive surgical procedure uterus, ovaries, fallopian tube, and the cervix is removed. Which is performed to cure various diseases like
- Gynecologic cancer
- Uterine prolapse
- Abnormal vaginal bleeding
- Chronic pelvic pain
Types of Hysterectomy
According to the removal procedure of structural parts, the hysterectomy surgery classified into different types.
Total Hysterectomy – This is the most common type of hysterectomy and also known as simple hysterectomy. In a total hysterectomy, the uterus and cervix are removed, and the ovaries are not removed. This simple hysterectomy is performed in the case of uterine and cervical cancer.
In addition to the total hysterectomy, ovaries and Fallopian tube also removed by performing a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy surgical procedure.
Subtotal Hysterectomy – In a subtotal hysterectomy, the upper portion of the uterus is removed. The cervix and ovaries are left there only. Subtotal hysterectomy is performed on women to remove uterine fibroids.
Radical Hysterectomy – Radical Hysterectomy is performed on a woman who is suffering from cervical cancer. Most of the tissue part is removed in radical hysterectomy which includes uterus, cervix, ovaries, Fallopian tubes, lymph channels, lymph nodes and tissue in the pelvic cavity.
The hysterectomy surgery permanently ends women maternity ability.
Hysterectomy Surgical Methods
In India, three hysterectomy surgical methods are popular and performed frequently.
Abdominal Hysterectomy – by doing an incision in abdomen this Abdominal Hysterectomy surgery is performed. At Yashoda hospitals, this surgery is performed under the supervision of hysterectomy specialists in Hyderabad.
Vaginal Hysterectomy – Vaginal Hysterectomy surgical process is performed through a vaginal incision.
Laparoscopic Hysterectomy – This surgery performs with Laparoscopic technique. Through a vaginal incision, the Laparoscopic instrument inserts in the naval. Yashoda hospitals is one of the best hospital for laparoscopic hysterectomy surgery in Hyderabad.