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Myomectomy is a surgical procedure to remove fibroids (round-shaped growths), from the uterus. If the procedure is performed using minimally invasive technique or laparoscope, then it termed as Laparoscopic Myomectomy.
Myomectomy is a surgical procedure to remove fibroids (round-shaped growths), from uterus. Fibroids are non-cancerous growths in the uterus.
It is the best surgical procedure for those women who want to conceive, but are unable to because of fibroid symptoms. However, this surgery can increase chances of pregnancy, but cannot guarantee it.
There are 3 techniques to perform the procedure, viz.
Myomectomy is recommended when:
The doctor will recommend the following
The procedure is performed under general or spinal anesthesia depending on the size, number and location of the fibroids. During the procedure
In most cases, the patient can go home on the same day.
Vaginal bleeding and spotting for a few weeks after the surgery can be expected. Typical recovery period is 2 weeks, after which the patient can resume get back to routine activities. However, the doctor will recommed against lifting heavy objects, driving, climing stairs, jumping or any other strenuous activity for 3 to 4 weeks.
Myomectomy is a relatively safe procedure. However, some complications may arise:
The surgery may cost from 1,50,000 to 4,00,000 INR in trusted Indian hospitals.
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