from GYN Diagnosis to Treatment to Surgery Recovery
Hysterectomy support from HysterSisters - diagnosis to surgery through recovery and beyond. Covering: pre-op, post-op, gynecologic treatment options, surgical procedures, fibroids, endometriosis, menopause, hormonal issues, pelvic floor, GYN cancer, oophorectomy, sexual dysfunction, and a step-by-step guide through the weeks before and after hysterectomy - the surgical removal of the uterus.
Hello! I'm glad to be apart of this group. I have not had a hysterectomy yet I'm not even sure if that is where we will go but I have quite the history. I had my first surgery to remove a cyst that ruptured and was bleeding into my abdomen in 2011 during that surgery she found I was missing part of ...
Many mothers of young children have faced a hysterectomy. As a mother, it is normal to want to get back on your feet and take care of your children again as soon as possible. It is important, however, to always to be mindful of the fact that you have only one chance to heal right. No matter what ty(..More)
Some nervous pre-op women sense that as their surgery date draws nearer, their spouse appears to “emotionally check out.” Unsupportive, nonchalant, disinterested, unconcerned—all these terms have been used to describe the demeanor of some husbands during their wife’s pre-op (..More)
Without knowing it, you may be making menopause a bit harder on yourself than it has to be. Misunderstandings about menopause, its symptoms, and hormones in general may have you living with a quality of life that is not acceptable. You may not be working with your medical team as well as you could (..More)
Ovarian torsion is a condition where the ovary has become twisted. At times, the Fallopian tube may also twist.
Ovarian torsion can be a complication of larger ovarian cysts forcing the ovary to move or twist. Other causes of ovarian torsion include an enlarged ovary; tumors of the ovary or F(..More)