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25 Oct 2006


My mom went through a hysterectomy wereby everything was taken out because of heavy bleeding and fibroids 2 weeks back and my problem is she coughs a lot and there's a lot of flem coming out and she said her breasts are sore. I need to know if this happens after this kind of op.
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01 Jan 0001

She could have a chest infection following the anaesthetic. If her ovaries were removed, the change in hormones could cause the sore breasts. She should see her doctor about the cough.

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