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4.5.3 Setup to manage uterine incision extension

Exposure

  • Exteriorize the uterus
  • Visualize angles of incision extensions and retracted vessels
    • Inform anesthesiologist
    • Keep wet sponge on fundus

Additional tools

  • Surgical assist
  • Retractors
  • Green-armytage forceps
  • Sponges
  • 0-vicryl
  • Consider vicryl on an “SH” needle for suturing in broad ligament or through myometrium
Updated on June 28, 2021

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