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Should hysterectomy be done without any indication of cancer but just to get rid of heavy menstruation. ?

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In brief: Yes

Hysterectomy is done not for just cancer only, but has other indications , like heavy bleeding when medical treatment fails , benign symptomatic fibroids etc , although done less often than few decades ago.

In brief: Yes

Hysterectomy is done not for just cancer only, but has other indications , like heavy bleeding when medical treatment fails , benign symptomatic fibroids etc , although done less often than few decades ago.
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Sometimes

A hysterectomy can be an appropriate treatment for someone with heavy periods that does not respond to other medical treatments.

In brief: Sometimes

A hysterectomy can be an appropriate treatment for someone with heavy periods that does not respond to other medical treatments.
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