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Hey girls. I am 6 weeks post-op for a hysterectomy. I am having sensitivity to soaps with bath time....everything is causing itching from head to toe....vaginal itching is also a problem. I was already sensitive prior to my surgery. ...so Dove Sensitive Skin. Now, even that is a problem. I...
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In general, all modern anesthetic agents should be out of your system within 24–48 hours of your hysterectomy. The exact time will vary based on which medications were used for you and in what dosages. Though traces of anesthesia medications may be found in your blood a few days after your hys(..More)
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Deciding whether or not to have a hysterectomy can be difficult. Many women have been in the same position; you are not alone in feeling this way.
Many women reported after their surgery that they didn't realize how bad they felt until after they had the hysterectomy. They were amazed at how mu(..More)
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If you suffer from migraine headaches, one of the best things you can do for yourself is keep a symptom diary. There are a wide range of triggers, symptoms, and treatments, so knowing what causes your headaches, how you are affected by your pain, and which treatments do and do not bring relief are (..More)
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Though anyone can have a urinary tract infection (UTI), women tend to have them more frequently than men or children. According to the National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse, one in five young women can even have them frequently. The anatomy of a woman can make them more s(..More)
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Posted by toniayoung on Thu 06:26 in Post Hysterectomy
Had a Da vinci robotic assisted hysterectomy on June 24th. I was home the next day. I have...
Posted by Mere58 on Thu 06:18 in Post Hysterectomy
I have experienced quite a bit of pain in my right hand, arm and shoulder. It was so pain...
Posted by Boss Diva on Thu 04:35 in Post Hysterectomy
I'm 5 weeks post op,and last week I noticed I'm having more hot flashes and now I'm having...
Posted by Heidster1376 on Thu 01:23 in Post Hysterectomy
I'm on day 28. I started feeling the twinges I have seen others post about. I was sure I w...
Posted by jellybeanpoop on Thu 01:22 in Post Hysterectomy
Not happy, in fact a bit grumpy. My surgery went well, for the most part, however my surge...
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