What is Hysterectomy (Da Vinci)?

Category: Surgeries

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Generic name: Hysterectomy

A hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus. A da Vinci hysterectomy is performed by creating small incisions, and is much less invasive than traditional hysterectomy, which require abdominal incisions.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Uterine fibroids 11 7
Endometriosis 7 3
Adenomyosis 2 0
Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual flow) 2 2
Ovarian cyst 2 1
Uterine bleeding 2 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 2
Moderate 2
Mild 3
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Hysterectomy (Da Vinci)

Side effect Patients
Abdominal pain 2
Abdominal adhesions 1
Abdominal cramps 1
Decreased appetite 1
Decreased sex drive (libido) 1
Fever 1

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Duration

Stopped having Hysterectomy (Da Vinci)

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 27
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 8
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 3
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 2
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 8
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