Myomectomy is a surgical procedure to eradicate the fibroids exclusive of taking out the healthy tissues of the uterus. This is course of action, which is a typical one to treat such condition as fibroids and preserving the uterus and safeguarding it eventually. Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of all the part of the uterus or the womb. There are many situations where the doctors determine to remove the fallopian tubes, ovaries and cervix during the same procedure. It is also important for women to know that undergoing hysterectomy and Myomectomy do not need to have their ovaries removed and they will not experience any menopausal symptoms after surgery.
Abdominal Myomectomy procedure involves, creating an incision in the abdomen, basically a bikini line incision through which fibroids are removed. This procedure allows the doctors see the pelvic organs and it will be difficult to view them if there are any large fibroids or multiple fibroids and in this case, based on the patient’s conditions, the doctor will determine the best course of treatment.
As this procedure needs an inpatient stay and continuous monitoring, our doctors take good care such cases and monitor patient round the clock. Usually the hospital stay can be one to three days and the recovery time can be two to six weeks.