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I've had a partial hysterectomy do I still ovulate?

I've had a partial hysterectomy do I still ovulate?

Probably: Menopause can occur at any age after 40. However, the average age for menopause is 50 to 52 years old. After a hysterectomy the average age for menopause is 48 to 50. You will usually continue to ovulate until menopause. ...Read more

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Dr. Benjamin Schwartz
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Partial Hysterectomy (Definition)

Removes mostly the body, leaving the cervix behind. It means the birth canal, and organ of receptive intercourse is not bothered. Problem is tha it can develop cancer ...Read more


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Can you get sinus pains and ear aches after you had a partial hysterectomy or full hysterectomy?

Not because of hyst: Not because of a hysterectomy, but you certainly could be experiencing a sinus infection coincidentally during your post op period. Visit with your pcp to see if it requires treatment of tincture of time and tlc. Feel better! ...Read more

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What do you recommend if I had a partial hysterectomy am now 40 years old will I get perimenopause?

What do you recommend if I had a partial hysterectomy am now 40 years old will I get perimenopause?

Maybe…: In general, a woman who has had a hysterectomy (removal of the uterus) but retains her ovaries will experience the same perimenopausal and menopausal symptoms at the same time as if she had not had a hysterectomy. ...Read more

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It's been 10 weeks since I had a partial hysterectomy, and I'm spotting is that normal?

NO: Please consult with your GYN- bleeding should have resolved by now, unless you are experiencing abnormal female hormonal fluctuations. ...Read more

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It has been 9 years since i had a partial hysterectomy, I am bleeding, if this normal?

It has been 9 years since i had a partial hysterectomy, I am bleeding, if this normal?

Exam: Get an exam by your gynecologist. If by partial you mean they left your cervix then you might need a pap smear or test for infections. A thorough exam will help. ...Read more

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I have had a partial hysterectomy but now they are going back in to take my ovaries will it be as bad as the partial hysterectomy or will it be easier ?

Ovarian surgery: It depends and how much scar tissue is present during the surgery. If bowel contents are adhered to the pelvis and ovaries ( sometimes is common after an hysterectomy) you might have pelvic pain as the prior surgery. Also it depends if its going to be an open procedure or a laparoscopic procedure. In the latter you usually recover faster. ...Read more

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I'm going to be 52 next month. I had a partial hysterectomy in 2005 and was wondering if I would be having a normal menopause; I do have my ovaries.?

Menopause: You will have a normal menopause, without the common irregular cycles that may accompany the end of your peri-menopausal years. The ovaries stop function with production of hormones at an average age of 51. If you are symptomatic with hot flashes, night sweats, decreased libido, etc. Then you should contact your physician to see if you are a candidate for hormone therapy. ...Read more

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I'm forty three and had a partial hysterectomy still have both ovaries how do I know if I still have eggs to freeze?

I'm forty three and had a partial hysterectomy still have both ovaries how do I know if I still have eggs to freeze?

A little too late!: Certain tests such as FSH are available to test your ovarian reserve. However, typically patients under the age of 30 or so are chosen as egg donors ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Hysterectomy (Definition)

The entire uterus (womb), cervix, the part protruding into the vagina, and ...Read more