The vaginal route is one of the best routes for any gynae surgery. Some of the surgeries which can be done vaginally are
- Non Descent Vaginal hysterectomy
- Vaginal hysterectomy
- Complete perineal tear repair
- Manchester repair
NON DESCENT VAGINAL HYSTERECTOMY
In this the uterus is removed through the vaginal route. This surgery has a faster recovery period as compared to an abdominal surgery, is less painful and has no scar. It can be done for benign causes in a selected group of patients.
In cases of prolapse of uterus, that is where the uterus descends done a vaginal hysterectomy is done, that is the uterus is removed through the vagina. In this type of hysterectomy usually anterior and posterior repair is also done.
In women who want vaginal tightening vaginoplasty is done where excess tissue is cut and the vagina is shortened to enhance sexual pleasure.
In patients who want to restore their hymen , a hymenoplasty is done. This is usually a day care procedure
COMPLETE PERINEAL TEAR REPAIR /RECTO VAGINAL FISTULA REPAIR
Sometimes after delivery there is an injury to the rectum and a connection is formed between the vagina and the rectum. This causes the faeces to pass through the vagina and sometimes there is a loss of control over the passage of stools. These organs are then separated and repaired. The anal sphincter is also repaired properly to give proper control to the patient.