IMR Press / CEOG / Volume 46 / Issue 4 / DOI: 10.12891/ceog4673.2019

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Open Access Original Research
Uterine manipulator - low budget option
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1 Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual de São Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil
2 ICB - Instituto de Colposcopia e Ginecologia Oncológica de Brasilia - Brasilia, Brazil
3 Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein - São Paulo, Brazil
*Correspondence: (M. SIMONSEN)
Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. 2019, 46(4), 575–577;
Published: 10 August 2019

In these reports the authors describe one simple option to build a uterine manipulator with disposable materials used commonly in medical practice: a foley cateter, a 60 cc syringe, and a hysterometer. They believe this manipulator safely fulfills the role of uterine exposure in laparoscopic surgery with low cost.

Uterine manipulator
Figure 1.
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