Did your hysterectomy get changed from a laparoscopic to abdominal?


There should be little, if any, change in the anesthesia plan if your surgery is converted from a laparoscopic to an abdominal hysterectomy. Both of these types of hysterectomy require general anesthesia with an endotracheal (breathing) tube along with muscle relaxation.

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