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what are the diferent body glands that make hormones after a total hysterectomy

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Description: the glands inside the lining of the uterus reflect exposure to estrogen or progesterone and depends on the hormones that have the higher influence, de ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Hot flashes: Recently approved citalopram for hot flashes. Speak with your doctor about the possibility of giving this medication to you. This is not a hormone.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
27 years experience Urogynecology
Depends: Technically, the term 'total hysterectomy' refers to removing the uterus and cervix only. However, if a woman has also had her tubes and ovaries remo ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No effective options: You could get some estrogen from dietary sources. Yams are know to contain estrogen similar to what is contained in prescription medications. Howeve ... Read More
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Dr. Mabel Obeng
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
10 : 10 mcg is standard dosing. Since you have had a hysterectomy, there is no risk for uterine cancer. Using the medication 2 times weekly should be okay ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: You have one ovary left and hence HRT is not needed
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Geisler
26 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Hysterectomy: Did they leave your ovaries? If so, yes you can hormones. If they took your ovaries, you should be evaluated for other conditions.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: There is not a correlation between joint pain and hysterectomy. Joint pain should be evaluated though by a primary care provider.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breast exam: Anytime one notices a new pain, mass, lump, bump or skin change in the breast it is very important to have this evaluated by a doctor who can help det ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Miller
40 years experience Pathology
No, and yes: Pituitary tumors ordinarily won't interfere with a hysterectomy, unless dangerously large and need to be addressed first. So no, it won't cause harm ... Read More

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