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30 Jun 2011

Historectomy
Good Day

I am 29 years old and have to go for a historectomy within a week, my gynae said that there is no other option. She will however leave the one ovary that I still have. I have multiple endometriosis and constant growth of cysts, I am in hospital almost every 4 months and I am on my period all the time. The bleeding will stop for max 5 days and will start again. I''ve been on all types of medication and injections but nothing works it seems like it only makes things worse. Am I doing the right thing to remove the uterus and still keep the ovary for the hormonal balance.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

You are very young to have your uterus removed. You don't say what treatments you have had, so I can't tell whether you have tried all options.

Best wishes
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