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i am a 44 year old woman. i have the hpv virus and had a hysterectomy 6 years ago- kept my ovaries. i am having night sweats and hot flashes so i beli?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Perimenopause?: Several possible causes, but at age 44 impending menopause would be near the top of the list. You need evaluation, a minimim of some focused blood testing, to say for sure. The hpv isn't a factor.
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Night sweats: Your symptoms are suggestive of a natural menopause, but your age is slightly early. This may be due to an interruption of the ovarian blood supply resulting from the hysterectomy. A simple test of your serum fsh will confirm menopause. You have several options of treating or not treating your symptoms. See your gyn.

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