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Will A Hysterectomy Cure Pmdd
It can: In many cases yes. If the primary issue is centrally located pain with the menstrual cycle, a hysterectomy is likely to be very helpful. There are also surgical treatments short of a hysterectomy, including resection of endometriosis and pre sacral neurectomy. You need to see a good pelvic pain doctor to help you work out the best option for you. ...Read more
No: There are various medical and surgical treatments for endometriosis. Medical treatments include birth control pills, Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) and Depo-Provera lupron. Surgical treatments include laparoscopy to remove endometriosis and scar tissue. Hysterectomy may be done when other treatments have failed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, but less common: A hysterectomy is a surgery involving the removal of the uterus, not necessarily the ovaries.The ovaries produce the hormones that can drive growth/stimulation of endometriosis. So, if ovaries are left in place, endometriosis may be more likely to grow after a hysterectomy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What type of treatment is better for pcod in women. Which treatment will cure pco completely. Polycystic ovar?
Many treatments: There is no cure for PCOS. It is something you are born with and a lot of it is genetic. It can be treated in many different ways. Every women is a little different. It depends of how much pre-diabetes or diabetes you have, what your periods are like, and any other problems. Maintaining normal weight is essential ...Read more
I have long suffered with a crippling menstrual cycle. I'm only 23, but i've had ovarian cysts. Is a partial or full hysterectomy best for me?
Start medically: Because of your age most people would start with medical treatments such as birth control pills or Lupron (leuprolide) or iud. Or do laparoscopy. It is also important to know what's the cause of the pain to know if a hysterectomy would help. Also knowing the cause would determine if the ovaries need to be removed - a full hysterectomy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is a hysterectomy after menopause the best answer for hormone therapy if you have uterine fibroids?
It depends: Most fibroids shrink in menopause, even if you are treated with low-dose hormone therapy. If, however, fibroids grow during menopause, that is a red flag for possible trouble. Hysterectomy will be your best bet to rule out the possibility of a cancerous growth, and to prevent further fibroid growth. Furthermore, you can then use estrogen alone which may be safer than estrogen plus progesterone. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Depends : The location and cause of the abscess is of importance and so is the reason for your hysterectomy. However, the basic approach is the same. The infection needs to be drained in some way, and antibiotics are needed but can't do the job alone is most cases. See your gyn surgeon if you suspect this problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any position is OK: Any position you feel comfortable is fine. You may want to put a pillow under your knees for comfort. ...Read more
Is there a cure for sever endometriosis last stage? Can someone die of endometriosis? Can operating and removing organs help?
Surgery: Endometriosis comes in 4 stages. It is not cancer and does not lead to death. It can lead to very painful menstrual cycles. Medical options are available to treat it. In some cases removal of the uterus and/or ovaries is necessary to alleviate the discomfort. An Obgyn should be able to help guide you through the options. ...Read more
None, usually.: Unless you have a rare ovarian tumor that makes male hormones, usually a hyst and oophorectomy don't influence hirsutism. Some women on estrogen only hormone replacement will increase their blood levels of shbg (sex-hormone binding globulin) enough to decrease the free levels of androgens in the blood, so they might notice some decrease over several months. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How soon can you become pregnant for a person with pcos after a laparoscopy to unblock tubes only? (no endometriosis or cysts)
Not an express train: Unfortunately most of the woman with pcos - ploy cystic ovarian syndrome will have fertility problems, will have other hurdles, metabolic problems, diabetes, weight , BP etc. In order to carry successful pregnancy will need a fertility specialist , along with gynecologist ...Read more
No: Hysterectomy refers only to the uterus so a total hysterectomy removes the uterus & cervix. If the ovaries are not removed this should not cause menopause although the reduction in blood flow to the ovaries can lead to ovarian dysfunction which might result in menopausal symptoms. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Discomfort not pain: As you proceed through your IVF cycle, your abdomen will become swollen due to the enlargement of your ovaries. So there is some discomfort there. Then you will take your trigger shot (HCG or Lupron) and you may see more swelling. After your egg retrieval you will have some pains/discomfort but that goes away in about a week. IVF doesn't change a PCO type ovary. So it's neither good nor bad. ...Read more
Menopause Is Forever: In natural menopause the ovaries are permanently no longer producing both estrogen (estradiol) and progesterone. If your ovaries were removed during your hysterectomy, then you are also permanently in menopause. Every cell in a woman's body has estrogen and Progesterone receptors, not just the reproductive system, so the entire body suffers once in menopause. Cyclic bhrt can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a woman with frozen pelvis convince naturally? Is there cure for it? what is the success rate in ivf for frozen pelvis patients?
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