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From Aching Hearts
It has been a hard few months, I went for my annual check up like every year! My pap came back abnormal had to have 4 biopsies pathologist still wasn't sure. Then they had to use a knife and cut into my cervix and yes the found cancer. I had to wait 6 weeks tell they got the cancer out of me. I am 1...
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Many doctors attribute post-op numbness to nerves being stretched, cut, or repositioned during the hysterectomy. It can take up to a year for the nerves to repair themselves, if at all. Some ladies regain feeling quite quickly, but many find that some degree of numbness remains permanently.
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While it is understandable that abdominal hysterectomies and C-sections are often compared, they are not as similar as one might think. They involve the same organ and a similar incision, but that is where the similarities end. A C-section leaves the uterus intact, while a hysterectomy removes it, (..More)
Whether you are experiencing natural or surgical menopause, you could find yourself dealing with a myriad of symptoms which can affect you from the top of your head to the bottom of your feet. Depending on the severity and extent of your symptoms, you can find yourself feeling overwhelmed, miserabl(..More)
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Endometriosis can be treated using a wide variety of symptoms depending on your symptoms, overall health, age, fertility concerns, skill of the surgeon, and more. As the intensity of symptoms caused by endometriosis varies from woman to woman, not all treatments work as effectively for all women.
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Posted by LadyJ113 on Fri 20:41 in Post Hysterectomy
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Posted by MyJuneAngel on Fri 20:23 in Post Hysterectomy
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