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What procedures do general OB/GYNs do?

Discussion in 'Clinical Rotations' started by Hedwig, Mar 5, 2002.

  1. Hedwig

    Hedwig Senior Member
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    What surgeries or procedures (aside from c-sections) do general OB/GYNs do?
     
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  3. edmadison

    edmadison 1K Member
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    I'll start the list. These are the bread and Butter ones:

    Hysterectomy
    D and C
    Tubal Ligation

    Ed
     
  4. WSU02

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    myomectomies
    tubals - both postpartum & laproscopically
    LEEPs and cones
    diagnostic laproscopes
    operative scopes : removal of ectopics, endometriosis ablation, cystectomies, biopsies, etc.
    hysteroscopies
    vulvar/vaginal biopsies
    cerclages
    colposcopy
    endometrial ablation
    culdocentesis (rare now)
    slings
    amnios
    breast biopsy (there's a push to get OB-Gyns to do these)
    C-hysts (hysterectomy at the time of a C-section)
    cystocele repairs
    uterine suspensions
    repairs of tears/epis
    HTH,
    Kristi
    OB2B
     

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