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Iv'e a Fibroid 4cm on my uterus, diagnosed 2 weeks ago. an MRI this week shows the Fibroid is prolapsed and difficult to treat.. Surgeon has never done this type of surgery before and is suggesting a Hysterectomy, Which I don't want. Please could i have a 2nd opinion?
I agree with Mr. Kaloo, most fibroids can be removed without the need for hysterectomy in experienced hands.
Just to add that:
- Not all fibroids need removal or treatment. only those that are thought...
Hi I'm having total hysterectomy with tubes and ovaries removed. And bowel separated from my womb due to scar tissue. How long do you think I will be in hospital and what is recovery time?
Mr. Abu has provided a very good answer and I agree.
The key to recovering quickly is to have your procedure laparoscopically.
You can watch a video I have done for the Royal College of Obstetricians...
I have fibroids & ovarian cysts which are causing a great deal of pain & too often I need to empty my bladder day & night, as I am 48 would I be able to have a hyterectomy?
Yes, hysterectomy should be offered to you as an option and at 48 with symptomatic fibroids, it would be a good option.
Your gynaecologist will be able to discuss this as well as the alternatives to...