A 49-year-old male asked:
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i had a hysterectomy 7 years ago. i am 42 years old. i am having night sweats and trouble sleeping. do i need hormone replacement? i have one ovary.

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Possibly: Go and see an ob/gyn doctor. Without a full history and physical exam and possible some lab tests, trying to make a diagnosis would only be guessing. Please go and get better soon.
Answered on Jun 27, 2018
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Dr. Brad Douglas
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No: You have one ovary left and hence HRT is not needed
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