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Is it possible to have a hysterectomy, rectocele/cystocele repair all under spinal anesthesia?
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
This operation is low enough down in the abdomen that it can be done with spinal anesthesia.
You will probably receive some IV sedation to help you relax during the case. Discuss your requests for anesthesia with your anesthesiologist before the operation. Hope all goes well.

In brief: Yes
This operation is low enough down in the abdomen that it can be done with spinal anesthesia.
You will probably receive some IV sedation to help you relax during the case. Discuss your requests for anesthesia with your anesthesiologist before the operation. Hope all goes well.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Marlon White
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usually
The repair will help correct the bladder and rectal prolapse.
Vaginal narrowing can occur as a result of the surgical repair.

In brief: Usually
The repair will help correct the bladder and rectal prolapse.
Vaginal narrowing can occur as a result of the surgical repair.
Dr. Marlon White
Dr. Marlon White
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