Surgical removal of the uterus to treat cancer, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, endometriosis, nonmalignant growths, persistent pain, pelvic relaxation and prolapse, and previous injury to the uterus.
1. Total hysterectomy:
Removal of the uterus, cervix, ovaries
2. Radical hysterectomy
All the above and fallopian tubes, proximal vagina, bilat lymph nodes via abd incision
Types of approaches