Saudi women are not just desperate housewives

All-female medical team of Saudi women sends message to the West.

Saudi women
Photo by: Courtesy The Media Line
Two days ago, an all-female Saudi medical team at El-Damam Hospital of Obstetrics successfully performed a laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hysterectomy' (LAVH) on a 47-year-old cancer patient.

"This surgery is the first of its kind in the Eastern part of the kingdom and in national hospitals of the kingdom," said Doctor Salma Mohammed El-Elawy, leader of the medical team who performed the operation.

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