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A 18-year-old female asked about a 38-year-old female:

is it safe to get uterus and ovaries removed due to fibre in uterus and cyst in overies and hormonal imbalance?

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Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Total hysterectomy: It is fairly a safe procedure, if you have an indication for the surgery and if do not wish to have any more children and at your age I assume you are healthy, It is safe

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