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14 days post opt and I feel pretty good.I had open abdominal hysterectomy plus both ovaries and fallopian tubes and cervix removed. I think I am doing great but doctor and people keep saying don't overdo it. I had surgery on Friday March 27th I have bad anxiety so I pushed to be released Sunday morn...
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Hysterectomy Recovery Articles
Good body mechanics are important in every day life, but more so following surgery. During your recovery, you may find you will have to use your body differently to protect its tender, healing areas. If you aren’t careful in your efforts, you can strain other areas that aren't used to be being use(..More)
Preparing for Hysterectomy Articles
I have read about women having an appendectomy during their hysterectomy. Should I have an elective appendectomy when I have my hysterectomy?
There are a lot of variables to consider when deciding to have any elective surgery. In the case of an elective appendectomy during a gynecological surger(..More)
Treatment Alternatives Articles
If you are contemplating a hysterectomy to manage a gynecologic condition or symptoms, it is important that you take some time to weigh your options and get a second opinion before making any final decisions. Today, there are a wide variety of minimally invasive treatment options available for a wi(..More)
Pelvic Floor Health Articles
Constipation can be a risk factor for pelvic organ prolapse. It can occur for a number of reasons including inadequate water intake, not enough fiber, and inactivity. Stress, depression, and several other health issues can also cause constipation. Medications and supplements used following a surg(..More)
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Posted by juliegtg on Sun 18:12 in Pre Hysterectomy
I am the stage of wondering if I made the right decision. I have hyperplasia with 3 to10 p...
Posted by Sistaburn on Sun 17:36 in Post Hysterectomy
I had a laparoscopic hysterectomy 6 days ago. I am recovering really well....
Posted by pho on Sun 17:20 in Pre Hysterectomy
I would like to thank you all for helping ease my tension over the pain after surgery.
Posted by Annabanana01 on Sun 14:03 in Post Hysterectomy
Home now on my 4th day and feeling pretty good. Not sure my abbreviation of my sur...
Posted by Maggy15 on Sun 13:57 in Post Hysterectomy
I'm 4 days post op TAH minus 1 ovary. It had cysts so the doc took it. What kinds of foods...
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