Were you concerned about being sick or nauseated from the anesthesia for your hysterectomy?


Nausea following a hysterectomy is generally attributed to at least five different triggers: pain medications, anesthetics, anxiety, adverse drug reactions, and motion. There are various ways of handling a patient with a known history of PONV (postoperative nausea/vomiting), and there are quite a number of antiemetic medications that can be given ahead of time to help prevent nausea.

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