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I've had my tubes tied and was wondering if I can get a hysterectomy at my age I'm 25

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Asked by titch1987 at 11:16 PM on Nov. 1, 2013 in Health

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  • Hysterectomy is not an operation that would be performed unless medically necessary, no matter what your age.

    Answer by gdiamante at 11:19 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • IF you have enough female issues its a possibility, I had my tubes tied at 21 and a partial hysterectomy at 24 then the rest at 31

    Answer by luvmygrandgirl at 11:21 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • Why do you want a hysterectomy?

    Answer by KTElite at 11:25 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • Hysterectomy is only done as medically necessary.

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 11:28 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • I really don't want any more children I've got 2 girls and had enough heart ache and I think getting my tubes tied isn't 100% guaranteed

    Comment by titch1987 (original poster) at 11:30 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • Not wanting children is NOT a medical necessity. No doctor will do one without actual medical reasons like cancer, endometriosis, or uterine bleeding.

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 11:35 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • my doctor said only as a health emergency

    Answer by girliemom0406 at 11:42 PM on Nov. 1, 2013

  • Heartache? That has nothing to do with your uterus. It has to do with making better life choices.

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:26 AM on Nov. 2, 2013

  • No, you won't be able to have a hysterectomy just because you want one. If that were all that was necessary, I'd have had one years ago. Not that it's my business, but I'm a bit surprised you were able to convince them to tie your tubes at your age. Impressive.

    A hysterectomy is done only for medically necessary reasons. Bummer, but that's the way it is.

    If men had uteruses, hysterectomies would be elective surgeries.

    Answer by May-20 at 1:33 AM on Nov. 2, 2013

  • Use birth control too? Condoms? Abstinence?

    Answer by staciandababy at 1:45 AM on Nov. 2, 2013

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