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If you are experience swelling in your tummy after hysterectomy, it usually means you are doing too much too soon. Take care of yourself and give yourself time to heal. Each day you will gather more and more energy. Just be careful not to "spend" it all in one place, all in one day.
With any ty(..More)
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Though potential complications during a hysterectomy sound unsettling to the patient, they are all part of a day's work to the people in the scrubs. Your anesthesiologist has been in numerous surgeries, so he or she will be able to adjust easily to any changes in the original plan for your hysterect(..More)
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Recent research has indicated that ovarian cancer may begin in the fallopian tubes. Based on this information, it can make sense to consider a prophylactic salpingectomy if you are BRCA positive and at higher risk for ovarian cancer. Being able to decrease ovarian cancer risks while preserving the (..More)
If you have been diagnosed with uterine fibroids or suspect your symptoms may be caused by a fibroid, you may have a lot of questions about what they are and how they can be treated. Fibroids are smooth muscle tumors of the uterus that can be common in women, but symptoms can vary and may depend o(..More)
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