Filipa Osório Surgery Live Streamed for International Congress

Filipa Osório, Hospital da Luz Lisboa gynaecologist, performed a surgery live followed by the participants in the annual Congress of ESGE, the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy, taking place between October 18 and 21 in Antalya, Turkey.

The physician performed a total laparoscopic hysterectomy in a 51-years-old female patient, with voluminous myomatous uterus and complaints of haemorrhage non-controllable by medical therapeutics. The intervention was made in Izmir University Hospital.

Surgeons Revaz Botchorishvili (France), Joseph Nassif (Lebanon), Mohamed Mabrouk (Italy), Stefano Bettocchi (Italy, Giuseppe Bigatti (Italy) and Harald Krentel (Germany) were also present.

This was the 26th ESGE Congress, gathering hundreds of specialists from all over the world, and this was the second time, Filipa Osório performed a live surgery for the annual meetings of this Society. The physician, specialist in minimally invasive surgery in patients with endometriosis, uterine myoma and benign pathology, gives training at IRCAD (France) in endoscopic surgery, besides being co-responsible for the Accreditation Centre in gynaecologic laparoscopic surgery, in Lisbon, under guidance of the European Academy of Gynaecological Surgery I Louvain and under guidance of ESGE.