Laparoscopic removal of a migrated intrauterine device

Sharifiaghdas, Farzaneh. and Mohammad Alibeigi, Faramarz. and Abdi, Hamidreza. (2009) Laparoscopic removal of a migrated intrauterine device. Urology journal, 4 (3).


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Concerning the risk of adhesion and injury to the intestine and bladder, surgical removal of the intra-abdominally migrated IUD is recommended and 2 methods of open surgery and laparoscopy have been reported for this purpose.(3) Open surgery is accompanied by complications such as cosmetic problems and longer hospitalization, and laparoscopy may be an appropriate treatment of IUD migration because of a better view, more magnification, and a smaller surgical incision. We report a case of IUD migration into the pelvis in a …

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: laparoscopy, intrauterine device, migration
Subjects: WO Surgery
WP Gynecology
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine > Department of Clinical Sciences > Department of Urology
Depositing User: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2017 09:59
Last Modified: 19 May 2018 08:30

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