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Table 2 Perioperative Details

From: Transvaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (vNOTES) hysterectomy for uterus weighing ≥1 kg

Characteristics Values
Operation time, minutes mean (range) 123.2 (40–435)
Estimated Blood loss, milliliters mean (range) 206.7 (10–1300)
Blood transfusion, number (%) 2 (5.1%)
Concomitant surgeries
 Bilateral sapingo-oopherectomy, number (%) 8 (20.5%)
 Bilateral salpingectomy, number (%) 25 (64%)
 Pelvic floor reconstruction, number (%) 2 (5.1%)
  Pelvic adhesion decomposition, number (%) 13 (33.3%)
 Ovarian cystectomy, number (%) 2 (5.1%)
 Uterus weight (g), mean (range) 1141.8 (1000–1720)
 Pain assessment (VAS: 0–10), mean (range) 2.1 (0–5)
 Hb drop (g/dL), mean (range) 0.1 (0–0.4)
 Length of hospital stay, nights mean (range) 2.4 (1–11)
 Intraoperative complications, number (%) 1 (2.6%)
 Conversions, number (%) 3 (7.7%)
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