A 65-year-old female asked:
I'm a 65 year old female and am having more hot flashes than ever. i had a hysterectomy years ago. i am in good health. what could be the cause?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Brendan Carrollanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Many possibilities: Medications, rosacea, and several diseases can cause flushing. Being this far out from going into menopause, hormones become less likely to be involved. See your doctor for further evaluation to determine the cause.
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