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anemia after hysterectomy

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many causes: Lack of production with bone marrow abnormalities breakdown problems due to the spleen or kidney disease. Blood loss bleeding ulcers your d ... Read More
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: There are a number of reasons for chronic anemia - your doctor can do lab work to evaluate for the cause of your anemia.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: Depends if you are spotting.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No , no need to: No i don't thing so. But you should d/w your gp or gyne. Make sure you understand there is a little increase risk for breast cancer that was related t ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daina Greene
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Surgery carries the potential risk of complications. Things like obesity, heart disease, and severe anemia can increase your risk for surgery. Some ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: If you are done with childbearing and there is excessive menstrual bleeding due to uterine abnormalities, hysterectomy would help. For good health - H ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUN answered
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several options: First, it is helpful to find out why you are having heavy periods. It can be due to hormonal imbalance or anatomical abnormality. Depending on the c ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
This : This is a very delicate situation that you need to thoroughly discuss with your doctor. The reason that it's a big decision for you is your age in reg ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
43 years experience Gynecology
Many reasons: A hysterectomy is needed for cancer of the uterus, ovary, or cervix. It is an important option for 1) large fibroids or ones causing heavy bleeding o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Laparoscope site: The laparoscope is being used through the "single port site" to visualize the pelvic organs probably prior to vaginal hysterectomy. Most davinci(robot ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
33 years experience Urogynecology
Second most common : Hysterectomy is the second most common surgery, ( c-section is #1), with approximately 600, 000 annually in the usa. Recent data suggest thevrate of ... Read More
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