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Hysterectomy - References


  1. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2007, reaffirmed 2010). Supracervical hysterectomy. ACOG Committee Opinion No. 388. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 110(5): 1215-1217.

  2. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2009, reaffirmed 2011). Choosing the route of hysterectomy for benign disease. ACOG Committee Opinion No. 444. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 114(5): 1156-1158. DOI: 10.1097/AGOC.0b013e3181c33c72. Accessed November 26, 2013.

  3. Hoffman CP, et al. (2005). Laparoscopic hysterectomy: The Kaiser Permanente San Diego experience. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 12(1): 16-24.

  4. Ghezzi F, et al. (2006). Laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hysterectomy versus total laparoscopic hysterectomy for the management of endometrial cancer: A randomized clinical trial. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 13(2): 114-120.

  5. Antimicrobial prophylaxis for surgery (2013). Treatment Guidelines From The Medical Letter, 10(122): 73-78.

  6. Women's Health Initiative Steering Committee (2004). Effects of conjugated equine estrogen in postmenopausal women with hysterectomy. JAMA, 291(14): 1701-1712.

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

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