A 45-year-old member asked:
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will a woman that has had a hysterectomy still produce eggs?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Assuming that the ovaries were not removed. Until menopause a women, barring pcos, hyperprolactinemia, will continue to ovulate. It is even possible to have eggs fertilized, which can be implanted in another woman's uterus.
Answered on Jul 1, 2016
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