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What type of hysterectomy is usually done for the problem you have?
Do you need to have your ovaries removed?
How long will the surgery take? Will you be asleep during surgery? How will your pain be treated after surgery? When will you be able to get out of bed, go home, return to your usual activities, resume sex?
What are the side effects, complications, and risks of the surgery?
Are there any pamphlets you can read that explain the procedure? Can you talk with other women who have had this surgery?
The hospital or surgery center may send you instructions on how to get ready for your surgery. Or a nurse may call you with instructions before your surgery.
Right after surgery, you will be taken to a recovery area where nurses will care for and observe you. You will likely stay in the recovery area for 1 to 4 hours, and then you will be moved to a hospital room. In addition to telling you about any special instructions from your doctor, your nurse will explain information to help you in your recovery.
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March 12, 2014
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