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Table 3 Intraoperative complications according to surgical procedure

From: The value of minilaparotomy for total hysterectomy for benign uterine disease: A comparative study with conventional Pfannenstiel and laparoscopic approaches

  Minilaparotomy Pfannenstiel Laparoscopy
None 80 42 37
Bladder injury 0 2 0
Ureteral injury 0 0 1
Bowel injury 0 0 0
Vascular injury 0 0 0
Active bleeding 1 2 0
Mean difference Pre and postoperative Hemoglobin (gr/dl) 2.1 (SD: 1.0) 2.2 (SD: 1.4) 1.8 (sd: 1.2)
TOTAL 81 46 38
  1. N.S. for all comparisons