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Scared old lady before total abdominal hysterectomy & BSO From Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)

Hi! I just joined this site and look forward to learning so much from all you supportive ladies! I was diagnosed with complex atypical hyperplasia in February after a hysterescopy. I am scheduled for a complete hysterectomy and he is taking both ovaries. While I really don't need my uterus and ovari...

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Pre op Hysterectomy Featured Article Starting HRT after Hysterectomy Hysterectomy Recovery Articles

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) after a hysterectomy is not always necessary, and some women opt against it even when menopausal symptoms are present. Some doctors assume HRT will be required, though, and prescribe it to be used immediately after surgery. Others prefer the wait-and-see approach, g(..More)
Pre op Hysterectomy Featured Article What Are the Different Types of Hysterectomies? Preparing for Hysterectomy Articles

Of course! Here you go! A total hysterectomy is the removal of the entire uterus, including the cervix. Acronym: TAH Description of procedure: The doctor makes a cut in the abdominal wall to expose the ligaments and blood vessels around the uterus. The muscles in the abdomen are usually not cut(..More)

GYN Diagnosis Featured Article Excessive and Irregular Bleeding Diagnosis Articles

Beginning as early as age 9 and lasting until around age 50, women experience a monthly menstrual cycle which includes approximately two to seven days of vaginal bleeding. The amount of bleeding can vary and generally occurs every three to four weeks. For some women and girls, however, the bleedin(..More)
Pelvic Floor Featured Article 5 Tips for Kegel Exercises Pelvic Floor Health Articles

Kegel exercises can be important for a strong and healthy pelvic floor. This can be especially true following an abdominal surgery like a hysterectomy, a pelvic surgery, or during menopause. If you have recently had a surgery, you'll need to wait until your doctor has released you before beginning (..More)

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Posted by Debetable70 on Sat 21:00 in Post Hysterectomy
5 days post op. Came home yesterday. TVH turned into a TAH. Very long incision but not sur... (..More)

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I'm 5 days post op now. Been a bit of a long haul. Came home yesterday finally. Ended up w... (..More)

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hi there, So I had a vaginal hysterectomy (still have ovaries though) and mid-urethral... (..More)

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