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Happy International Womens Day!!to all my Hystersisters!!! love this site... thank you for sharing all your pre and now post op comments and concerns. I don't feel alone...If I have a question I know for sure someone here has felt or been thru it too. thank you :friend:
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Hysterectomy Recovery Articles
Expected recovery time following a hysterectomy can vary widely depending on the surgery type, your diagnosis, and other factors. Generally speaking, the more invasive the surgery, the longer the recovery can be; however, each woman will heal at her own rate.
The following time frames are only ge(..More)
Preparing for Hysterectomy Articles
Happiness and a sense of well-being play a role in your health. So as you prepare for your hysterectomy, be sure to spend quality time with your girlfriends who can lift your spirits and make you laugh!
In the days leading to surgery, schedule time with your closest friends. Relax and talk about (..More)
Pelvic Floor Health Articles
Ureter injury is one of the most serious complications following a gynecological surgery, however, it is not a common injury. According to the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, the ureter is injured in approximately 0.5 to 2 percent of all hysterectomies and routine gynecologic(..More)
GYN Cancer Articles Articles
Uterine leiomyoscarcoma (ULMS), a rare type of uterine sarcoma, is an aggressive cancerous tumor with a poor prognosis. Most often, it is not diagnosed until after surgery and pathology. Before that, it can be mistaken as a common uterine fibroid (leiomyoma), which usually has a good prognosis.
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I had my LAVH on 2/28 so I'm 11 days out today. I had been having very scant bleeding up t...
Posted by Tsmith on Tue 15:26 in Post Hysterectomy
I am due to go back to work this Saturday and just don't know if I am ready. My recovery d...
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Hi all, its 12 days to my surgery just trying to get all ready
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