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Apr 27, 2011 Our Hysterectomy Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Hysterectomy.

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About Hysterectomy
Dr. Reich Laparoscopic Hysterectomy paper
Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy
2 MINIMALLY INVASIVE HYSTERECTOMY. If you are considering hysterectomy, you're not alone.
A hysterectomy is a surgery to remove a woman's uterus.

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Common cause of hysterectomy linked to genetic mutation
Fibroids are the most common reason for hysterectomy, and 60 percent of women develop them before the age of 45.
Overweight teacher loses 8 STONE after being hypnotised into believing she had
But after being diagnosed with endometriosis - a painful condition caused by small pieces of womb lining existing elsewhere in the body - childless Kim was forced to undergo a hysterectomy in 2006.
Gene Mutations Identified in Uterine Fibroids
Fibroids are also a major cause of infertility and the most common reason for hysterectomy. Despite their importance, little has been known about what causes these tumors to develop.
Hypnosis helps ease patients' anxieties
Her doctor recommended a hysterectomy, but she was terrified of the surgery, so terrified that she put it off for a year. "Your mind is often not your friend," Meyer says.
Mercy performs well in infection report
Wright Medical Center reported a 0 rate of infection for hysterectomies in 2009 (43 patients) and 2010 (70 patients). The state infection rate for hysterectomy procedures increased from one to two per 100 from 2009 to 2010.

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Hysterectomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hysterectomy fact sheet |
Dec 15, 2009 A hysterectomy (his-tur-EK-tuh-mee) is a surgery to remove a woman's uterus or womb.
Hysterectomy | What Is a Hysterectomy? Why Is a Hysterectomy
A hysterectomy is an operation to remove a woman's uterus. A woman may have a hysterectomy for different reasons.
Hysterectomy Support Discussions, Before Hysterectomy, After
Abdominal hysterectomy -
Mar 10, 2010 Abdominal hysterectomy — Surgery that removes the uterus and treats gynecologic conditions, such as cancer.

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