Hysteroscopic Resection Surgery in Glendale & West Los Angeles
Patient is a 35 year old female with severe vaginal bleeding and crampy pain. Ultrasound in the office identified a fibroid tumor 3.5 by 3.2 cm in the uterine cavity. The video is of a minimally invasive hysteroscopic resection of the myoma using a mechanical morcellator. The myoma was successfully removed in its entirety without any damage to the endometrial lining. The patient was discharged home two hours after the operation and back to work by the next day.
This is a 30 year old female who complained of increasingly heavy menses and pain. Ultrasound revealed a 3 cm fibroid tumor 1/3 protruding into the uterine cavity and 2/3 in the muscle of the uterus. Using a mechanical morcellator, guided by a hysteroscope, the fibroid tumor was resected in an outpatient facility. The procedure was completed under 15 min and the patient was sent home the same day and was able to return to work the following day.