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What can be the effects of a partial hysterectomy where the uterus is removed but the ovaries are left behind?

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Dr. Daniel Hakimi
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Higher incidence of

Pelvic prolapse although rare.

In brief: Higher incidence of

Pelvic prolapse although rare.
Dr. Daniel Hakimi
Dr. Daniel Hakimi
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Dr. Ronald De la Pena
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No periods

You will not have periods or can conceive.

In brief: No periods

You will not have periods or can conceive.
Dr. Ronald De la Pena
Dr. Ronald De la Pena
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In brief: Not correct

Partial hysterectomy means part of uterus was not removed , usually cervix was left behind if that is the case need follow up for cervical cancer ( pap smear) , if ovaries are not removed need observation for ovarian cancer ( sonograms ).

In brief: Not correct

Partial hysterectomy means part of uterus was not removed , usually cervix was left behind if that is the case need follow up for cervical cancer ( pap smear) , if ovaries are not removed need observation for ovarian cancer ( sonograms ).
Dr. Addagada Rao
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