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Hey ladies! I'm not sure if this has been posted before, so I'm sorry if it's a repeat. I have scheduled my first lap for excision surgery. I'm very nervous as I've never had any kind of surgery before. Any tips or advice to get me through this first surgery?...
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MRSA is not a risk specifically reserved for hysterectomy patients, but it is important to keep in mind during stay at the hospital for your hysterectomy. MRSA is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. In about a third of the population, staph bacteria is found on the skin or in the nose. Les(..More)
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Yes. The HysterSisters have started a list of online resources for the specific purpose of researching surgeons and doctors. It's a great idea to look yours up if you can.
The American Congress of Ostetricians and Gynecologists Physician's Directory
American Medical Association (..More)
There are many reasons you can deal with abnormal uterine bleeding at some point in your life. Some of these reasons are minor and may even resolve on their own, while others can be more serious and require medical attention and possibly a hysterectomy.
Any time that you experience hormonal imbala(..More)
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One of first things you can do to manage your interstitial cystitis (IC) is modify your diet. But which foods should you eat or avoid?
Certain foods tend to be a common problems for everyone with IC, but triggers are unique to each individual. In other words, what causes a flare up for you may not(..More)
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Posted by Elizabeth22 on Tue 23:38 in Post Hysterectomy
Hello sisters. I am so thankful for all of the advice I got from this site for before and ...
Posted by Juniorboone on Tue 22:39 in Post Hysterectomy
I'm almost 8 weeks out from TAH. The surgery and recovery have been easier than I expected...
Posted by LynneC5977 on Tue 22:25 in Post Hysterectomy
I am nearly 4 weeks post-op. For the most part, I feel great. But today is a step backward...
Posted by retailtherapy on Tue 20:23 in Post Hysterectomy
I am six weeks post op today and thankfully I got a clean bill of health after my surgery ...
Posted by Sherry N on Tue 20:16 in Post Hysterectomy
I am 2 weeks to the day post total abdominal hysterectomy for very large fibroids. I have ...
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