Nearly everyone can prefer to have laparoscopic hysterectomy procedure if they need to have a hysterectomy. Laparoscopic hysterectomy is preferred less due to the doctors who prefer the traditional ways to performed hysterectomy such as abdominal hysterectomy, vaginal hysterectomy, or laparoscopic-assisted hysterectomy, which procedure combine benefits of vaginal and laparoscopic ways.
Discharge From Hospital
Patient is required to stay 2 to 5 nights in the hospital
Duration Of Operation
2 to 4 hours
2 to 4 weeks
Scars After Surgery
While classical abdominal hysterectomy causes a big scar to appear in one’s lower abdomen, laparoscopic hysterectomy results in a few small scars which are less visible and therefore do not affect seriously patient’s self-esteem.
This content is written and reviewed by our medical content team in August, 2019.