HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)

HysterSisters answers for your Hysterectomy Questions With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our forum community, get free booklets, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more. Join us today!

Reply

Real time in the Operating Room Real time in the Operating Room

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:02 PM
Real time in the Operating Room

hi there - i've read so many comments about surgery...i'm curious how many hours were you told you'd be under and how many hours were you actually under?
  #2  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:08 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told 2.5 and was in for 3.
  #3  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:21 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told about an hour and a half, and I was in for about an hour and 45 minutes...
  #4  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:28 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told 1.5 to 3 hours and I was only in for 1.5 hours for a LAVH.
  #5  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:30 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told 2 - 3 hours. It was a bit under 2.5. My time in the recovery room was much longer than expected because I had some respiratory issues.
  #6  
Unread 03-22-2011, 08:33 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told 1 - 1-1/2 hours. I was in for 2-1/2 hours.
  #7  
Unread 03-22-2011, 09:05 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was under 2 hours. I can't remember specifically how long the doctor told me it would take but I expected to be under about 2 hours.
  #8  
Unread 03-22-2011, 09:13 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told about 3 hours but was in for about 4 1/2. I had an abdominal incision though.
  #9  
Unread 03-22-2011, 09:21 PM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

Dr told me today it would take one hour for my dVTH/BSO and about another hour in the recovery area
  #10  
Unread 03-23-2011, 06:21 AM
Re: Real time in the Operating Room

I was told 2 hours and was in 1 hour and 50 minutes.
Reply

HysterSisters Free Hysterectomy Booklet
What 250,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy with 50 pages of information, helpful tips and hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy through an organized timeline.


Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
1 Reply, Last Reply 12-30-2010, Started By ktcat2
8 Replies, Last Reply 06-28-2008, Started By mary36
14 Replies, Last Reply 02-19-2008, Started By dammkat
15 Replies, Last Reply 01-03-2008, Started By unspokenangel24
2 Replies, Last Reply 06-04-2007, Started By PittsburghGrrl
21 Replies, Last Reply 10-12-2005, Started By sissy45
36 Replies, Last Reply 03-27-2004, Started By blessings
4 Replies, Last Reply 08-02-2003, Started By peggiesue
3 Replies, Last Reply 06-05-2002, Started By kaclimer
6 Replies, Last Reply 03-18-2002, Started By Rocky
10 Replies, Last Reply 02-24-2002, Started By ljblank
2 Replies, Last Reply 02-20-2002, Started By ljblank
5 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
9 Replies, No Ovaries - No Hormones - Managing Menopause
20 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
11 Replies, Pelvic Floor and Bladder Issues
2 Replies, Smoke out!
7 Replies, Hysteritaville General Discussions
2 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
10 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)


Hysterectomy News

July 29,2014

CURRENT NEWS

10 Surprising Facts About Hysterectomy
Over 500,000 women in the United States have a hysterectomy each year, but there is still a lot that people do not know ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


Advertisement


Featured Videos

Dr. Mini answers questions about hysterectomy. In this ...

Dr. Mini answers questions for patients including: What...

Dr. Mini answers questions about when to know if you sh...

Dr. Mini answers question: Will sex be different follow...

HysterSisters App Store Android app on Google Play


Advertisement