am i doing the right thing? | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
Advertising Info HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Special Needs > Cancer Concerns - GYN


HysterSisters.com is a massive online community with over 475,000 members and over 5 million posts.

Our community is filled with women who have been through the Hysterectomy experience providing both advice and support from our active members and moderators.

HysterSisters.com is located at 111 Peter St, Toronto, Canada, M5V2H1 and is part of the VerticalScope network of websites.

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
Reply

am i doing the right thing? am i doing the right thing?

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 04-24-2003, 10:32 AM
am i doing the right thing?

Hi everyone,
This is my first time to post here and I hope some of you can help me with this question. I had a tah/bso on 4-22-02, then a check-up 6 weeks later. I didn't go back (doctors orders), for 11 months till March. Had a pap, then got a call from her nurse saying it showed mild dysplasia and to come in for a colposcopy. Which I did, she did a biopsy, then they called me back saying it was still positive. She wants me to use premerin .625 vaginally, twice a week and then repeat the pap in July. Should I be worried? I know you all have much more serious concerns and I apologize if this seems trivial, but I don't want to find out in July that I shouldn't have waited. My doctor did say that it is unusual to have a bad pap after a hyst. Thanks for listening, and my best to all of you.
Roni
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Unread 04-24-2003, 07:00 PM
am i doing the right thing?

Moved here from the Missouri forum.
  #3  
Unread 04-24-2003, 09:06 PM
am i doing the right thing?

Hi Roni,

It is the usual practice to wait 3 months between procedures to be sure the tissue is healed (from the colposcopy). Did you have your hyst because of a pre-cancer condition?

Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Unread 04-25-2003, 04:45 PM
am i doing the right thing?

Hi EM,
Thanks for answering me. I had my hyst because of heavy bleeding and clots, plus my gyn couldn't get into my uterus with a d&c to do a biopsy. So I opted to do the hyst. I have never had children and like I read on here somewhere it's like your uterus is tied to your vocal cords!!! I'm not taking hormones either, and I have heard the dysplasia could be from lack of estrogen. Thanks again, and all the best to you.
Reply

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




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
3 Replies, Last Reply 11-24-2007, Started By sharona714
11 Replies, Last Reply 10-03-2006, Started By basketnut
11 Replies, Last Reply 07-03-2005, Started By Maureenie
15 Replies, Last Reply 09-23-2004, Started By mimny
63 Replies, Last Reply 09-21-2004, Started By mimny
10 Replies, Last Reply 08-19-2004, Started By Gail from MA
5 Replies, Last Reply 10-28-2003, Started By partyperson
6 Replies, Last Reply 05-16-2003, Started By riverbend
11 Replies, Last Reply 02-17-2003, Started By peaches4u
3 Replies, Last Reply 01-12-2003, Started By herbiegocrazy
9 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
0 Reply, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
11 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
3 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
7 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
0 Reply, Abdominal Hysterectomy Stories
14 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
4 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
3 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
5 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

July 15,2020

CURRENT NEWS

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

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


Request Information


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!
Advertisement


Advertisement