Night op | Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy) | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)

With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get our FREE BOOKLET, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more.

You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!
join HysterSisters for hysterectomy resources and support

Night op Night op

Thread Tools
Unread 06-15-2009, 02:02 PM
Night op

Hello Sisters,

Just wondering....kept both Ovaries but am having night sweats. Had my TVH on last Monday(06-08-09), doing very well, but am starting to have night sweats. Is it me or do I just need to turn down my thermostat? No fever, bowels is open, drinking LOTS of water, not on pain meds, what else should I be doing?

Just wondering is this something that comes with the TVH post-op territory. My back is also bothering me, but I do have a really, really bad back with DDD & OA of my lumbar spine.(oh yeah, DDD stands for degenerative disc disease).

Take care everyone,

Sista Big Boned
Sponsored Links
Unread 06-15-2009, 02:13 PM
Re: Night op

I went to bed last night freezing but then woke up in a pool a sweat, I also kept my ovaries.
Unread 06-15-2009, 03:18 PM
Re: Night op

I had a few of those nights during the first couple of weeks after surgery. Cold going to bed, waking up wet with sweat! I kept my ovaries too. I'm now 4 weeks out and I haven't had one for probably 10 days or more! Yeah! Good luck to you!
Sponsored Links
Unread 06-15-2009, 03:47 PM
Re: Night op

Your ovaries can go into shock after a Hyst. Should resolve itself. Good luck
Unread 06-15-2009, 05:41 PM
Re: Night op

I still sometimes have to kick the doona off in the middle of the night due to being suddenly hot - but I've always been a little this way so am not sure if it's a hormone thing or not. I think my ovaries are still a little sleepy though, am still quite emotional at the drop of a hat. So you are definately not alone in this.
Unread 06-18-2009, 01:59 PM
Re: Night op

I am 3 weeks since surgery - getting night sweats off and on since surgery. My doctor told me this was typical healing stuff after surgery, sure hope it goes away, has been tough last few nights.
Unread 06-18-2009, 02:02 PM
Re: Night op took my ovaries 3 months to wake up from time went on the night sweats and hot flashes became less and less....our bodies have to go through so much readjusting after this surgery....give it time, you will get there.
Unread 06-18-2009, 03:21 PM
Re: Night op

I'm a little over 10 weeks out and the past 2 nights are the first that I haven't had night sweats. They ended up putting me on a hormone patch even though I kept both ovaries. Hormone tests were normal. What you're going through is normal. I even experienced panic attacks, depression and insomnia with mine. Still trying to move on from all of this.
Unread 06-23-2009, 06:42 AM
Re: Night op

I'm three weeks post surgery and have my right ovary. Night sweats and hot flashes started about a week ago and have been getting worse. I go back to work in a week and won't be able to rip off my clothes or jump in the shower if they hit!
Should I just wait this out or ask Dr for something?
Unread 06-23-2009, 08:38 AM
Re: Night op

Call your doctor and ask...I was able to wait it out...then again I'm a stay at home mom and I can rip of my clothes...

Our Free Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy: Information, helpful hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy.
Answers to your questions

Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
5 Replies, Last Reply 07-08-2009, Started By flower00
9 Replies, Last Reply 08-21-2007, Started By bellamoses
1 Reply, Last Reply 10-21-2006, Started By littlesister196
1 Reply, Last Reply 09-17-2006, Started By sacha10
7 Replies, Last Reply 04-13-2006, Started By djade
5 Replies, Last Reply 06-14-2005, Started By dirtdiva
12 Replies, Last Reply 06-10-2005, Started By lbbk
2 Replies, Last Reply 05-23-2005, Started By rowdy_angel
1 Reply, Last Reply 02-11-2005, Started By amylisa
6 Replies, Last Reply 02-24-2004, Started By Jocin
2 Replies, Last Reply 01-31-2002, Started By Tigerbythe1tale
2 Replies, Last Reply 10-10-2000, Started By janiek
12 Replies, Natural Meno Post Hysterectomy - Kept Ovaries
2 Replies, Hysteritaville General Discussions
2 Replies, No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause
5 Replies, No Uterus - No Ovaries - No Hormones - Managing Menopause
1 Reply, No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
2 Replies, No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause
0 Reply, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)


Hysterectomy News

September 23,2017


HysterSisters Takes On Partner To Manage Continued Growth And Longevity
I have news that is wonderful and exciting! This week’s migration wasn’t a typical migration - from one set ... News Archive


Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays

Request Information

I am a HysterSister


Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours


Your Hysterectomy Date

CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  

$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!