Hysterectomy Center

A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure in which the uterus is removed. There are a variety of surgical techniques for performing hysterectomies, which include:

  • vaginal hysterectomy,
  • total hysterectomy,
  • laparoscopy-assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH),
  • supracervical hysterectomy,
  • laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy,
  • radical hysterectomy,
  • and oophorectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy hysterectomies.
Complications include infection, pain, and bleeding. The type of hysterectomy performed is dependant upon the woman and the reason for the procedure. Read more: Hysterectomy Article

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/17/2016

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