Menopausal Symptoms - Hysterectomy


A 51 year old woman presented with persistent irregular bleeding. She was taking HRT and experienced significant menopausal symptoms when she tried to discontinue HRT.


She requested a hysterectomy.


She subsequently underwent Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and removal of both Tubes and Ovaries.

The laparoscopic view of the uterus.

The uterus, both Fallopian Tubes and both Ovaries are detached from the vagina and removed through a vaginal tube

The right Fallopian Tube is removed. The right ovary can be seen just below

The view of the vaginal vault at the end of the procedure