A hysterectomy is surgery to remove a womans uterus, or womb. The womb is the area where a baby grows when a woman is pregnant.
Vaginal hysterectomy; Abdominal hysterectomy; Supracervical hysterectomy; Radical hysterectomy; Removal of the uterus; Laparoscopic hysterectomy; Laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy; LAVH; Total laparoscopic hysterectomy; TLH; Laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy; Robotically assisted hysterectomy
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Oophorectomy. That’s a big word, but one that many women in their 40s and above have heard before. An oophorectomy involves the removal... Read more »
Most hysterectomies are considered an optional health procedure; even so, there may be times your doctor recommends this operation. Before... Read more »
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