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Intraoperative Cervical Treatment Does Not Affect the Prevalence of Vaginal Bleeding 1 Year Postoperatively After Subtotal Hysterectomy

A Register Study From the Swedish National Register for Gynecological Surgery

Borendal Wodlin, Ninnie

Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: February 2018 - Volume 73 - Issue 2 - p 88–89
doi: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000000527

(Abstracted from Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2017;96(12):1430–1437)

A subtotal hysterectomy implies retaining the cervix. Women who undergo this procedure are more likely to present with persistent vaginal bleeding (PVB) after surgery.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

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