A 39-year-old female asked:
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dec 20 had hysteroscopy d&c pap and iud inserted . jan6 got infection .. still bleeding pain etc... should i be looking at a total hysterectomy?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Big jump: Perhaps there are more details that what you mention but that seems like a very dramatic step. Probably it would be best to schedule a visit and discuss your options one on one.
Answered on Jun 22, 2017

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