Laparoscopic uterine artery ligation at its origin from the internal iliac artery, with basic retroperitoneal dissection to delineate the course of the ureter. A useful tool in cases of pelvic adhesions and for large myomas/ uteri to decrease blood loss during surgery.
This video describes a standard technique for isolating and ligating the uterine artery at its origin from the internal iliac artery. This technique is also useful for isolating the ureter in patients with pelvic adhesions, like cases of endometriosis
Consultant Gynaec Endoscopic (Laparoscopic & Hysteroscopic) Surgeon
Executive Member of Managing Council, Mumbai Obs & Gynaec Society