Fibroid uterus is the commonest benign tumor of uterus, requiring operative treatment like Hysterectomy &
Material and methods:
Study conducted at department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Mamata general hospital , Khammam from
Sep. ? 2011 to April ? 2012
50 cases were studied Operative time, bladder & ureter injury, blood loss, and need for blood transfusion in surgeries
for leiomyoma was increased when compared with other conditions for Hysterectomy Intra mural fibroid 21, intramural with
subserosal fibroid ? 5, intramural with submucosal fibroid ? 4, submucosal fibroid ? 5, subserosal fibroid -9, cervical fibroid ? 5,
parasitic fibroid ? 1.
Leiomyoma uterus offers challenges to the operating surgeon due to with varied growth in the pelvis and abdomen
resulting distortion of normal anatomy, Surgeon needs to be well versed in the anatomical location of bladder and ureter as they
are more likely for injury. Myomectomy is on integral part of the surgery to restore normal anatomy and minimize operative
injury to surrounding structures
Para Usha completed her MBBS from DR NTR University of health sciences, is doing postgraduation in m.s (obg) from NTR University . She
presented papers and posters in state and national conference.
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