A no scar hysterectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the uterus that does not involve making any incisions on the abdomen. Instead, the uterus is removed through the vagina, which allows the surgeon to avoid making any visible scars.
There are several different techniques that can be used to perform a no scar hysterectomy, including laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH), total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH), and robot-assisted laparoscopic hysterectomy. These techniques involve the use of a laparoscope, which is a thin, flexible tube with a camera and light on the end, to visualize the inside of the abdomen and guide the removal of the uterus through the vagina.
No scar hysterectomy has several potential benefits compared to traditional open surgery, including a shorter hospital stay, faster recovery time, and less pain and scarring. However, not all women are candidates for this type of surgery, and the procedure may not be suitable for women who have had previous abdominal surgery or who have certain medical conditions. It is important for women to discuss the potential benefits and risks of no scar hysterectomy with their healthcare provider before deciding whether to undergo the procedure.