total hysterectomy

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surgical removal of the uterus and cervix

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A total hysterectomy removes the uterus and the cervix.
GRAFTED Then, over three years, came a total hysterectomy, double mastectomy and genital reassignment surgery, involving skin grafted from his arm and buttocks.
Michelle then underwent a total hysterectomy a few years later because she was also at an increased risk of developing ovarian cancer, and she is now going through the menopause over a decade earlier than is considered normal.
A total hysterectomy is associated with an increased risk of significant hemorrhage and damage to the urinary and gastrointestinal tract [18].
The endpoint of the main surgery console stage of total hysterectomy was the time at which the uterus was completely separated from the vagina, and the endpoint of subtotal hysterectomy was the separation of the uterine body from the cervix.
Previously, two reported cases of urinary obstruction caused by uterine tumor also involved a simple total hysterectomy [2, 3].
The effect of total hysterectomy on specific sexual sensations.
While this cancer is easy to treat with a partial or total hysterectomy, if cancer cells are ignored and they spread to other parts of the body, it also can be dangerous.
Herein, we present the case of a 42-year-old nulliparous female who had previously undergone a total hysterectomy and presented with an acute abdomen.
No medical authority would recommend total hysterectomy for every patient with any myoma, based on the possibility that any individual patient might be harboring a uterine cancer that can spread.
She had surgery for a total hysterectomy last April 23, after cysts were found in her uterus.
Regarding surgical procedure in all cases a total hysterectomy with BSO was performed.
While the breast cancer risk with combination hormone therapy in the VVHI trial persists, a recent follow-up suggests that estrogen alone may protect against it for those who have had a total hysterectomy.
'I had a total hysterectomy which killed my sex drive and medication, Arimidex - an aromatase inhibitor, gave me prickly heat, hot flushes and nausea.' Previously, before her diagnosis and consequent surgery, Alison and Neil had enjoyed an active sex life, having sex at least three times a week.
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