A 23-year retrospective review of laparoscopic sterilization in Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, is reported.
A total of 9041 cases of outpatient laparoscopic interval female sterilizations were done from January 1973 to December 1995.
Intraoperative complications occurred in 35 cases (0.39%) and hospital admissions totalled 65 cases (0.72%). Adnexal injuries were the most frequent complication.
There was one case of death from anesthetic complication.
Management and prevention of complications are discussed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Stérilisation femelle, Homme, Femelle, Laparoscopie, Ambulatoire, Epidémiologie, Rétrospective, Thaïlande, Asie, Complication, Admission hôpital, Endoscopie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Female sterilization, Human, Female, Laparoscopy, Ambulatory, Epidemiology, Retrospective, Thailand, Asia, Complication, Hospital admission, Endoscopy
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Cote : 97-0443163
Code Inist : 002B20A02. Création : 03/02/1998.