Does a hysterectomy cause estrogen deficiency?

Answer On One Hand: Not If Ovaries RemainThere are several types of hysterectomy surgery. Doctors can remove the uterus through the abdomen or the vagina. They can remove the uterus alone or also take the... Read More »

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When is it right to have a hysterectomy?

On One Hand: Hysterectomies Treat Many ConditionsHysterectomy refers to a surgery involving the removal of the uterus. This common surgery can treat many medical problems involving the uterus, incl... Read More »

Nightsweats after a Hysterectomy Why?

Hormones! I had a total hysty (ovaries too) and get hot flashes all the time. Not a big deal. Learned (the hard way) that an antidepressant can help the symptoms. I cannot take hormone replacem... Read More »

What is a vaginal hysterectomy?

A hysterectomy is an operation in which a woman's uterus is removed. In a vaginal hysterectomy, the procedure is done through the vagina, as opposed to an abdominal hysterectomy, when the uterus is... Read More »

What Is Involved in a Hysterectomy?

A hysterectomy involves the surgical removal of a woman's uterus, or womb, as treatment for certain specific medical conditions. There are two kinds of hysterectomies: partial, or supracervical, wh... Read More »