VIDEO | Postpartum Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Sometimes in obstetric emergencies, a hysterectomy is needed after the baby is born. Usually that happens at the time of a cesarean, but this patient needed a hysterectomy following a vaginal delivery. This was the first time laparoscopy had ever been used to perform a hysterectomy right after delivery, and we published the case in the Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology.

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