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Do women menstruate after a partial hysterectomy?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Once the uterus containing the endometrium in total is removed, no. However, in supra cervical hysterectomies whereby the uterus is "chopped off" from the cervix, there are cases where some of the uterus containing endometrium is left behind and cyclic menstrual bleeding still occurs. In that instance, the surgeon will get a Pathology report stating that fact, and will retrieve the cervix et al
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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