I have a condition that only happens with tubaligations, anyways i have to have a hysterectomy leaving my ovaries! But don't know what to do about it or how to deal with things after! I have my three beautiful children so thats not an issue!
Answer by dolphinkisses at 3:14 AM on Sep. 27, 2009
Answer by outstandingLove at 12:07 AM on Sep. 26, 2009
Answer by Anonymous at 12:15 AM on Sep. 26, 2009
Answer by ohwrite at 12:35 AM on Sep. 26, 2009
I had a hysterectomy 8 years ago (still have my ovaries). Sometimes within two years of surgery when the ovaries are left intact they will start to shut down leading to premature menopause. This did not happen to me. I started menopause about 2 years ago.
Honestly my surgery was one the best things that ever happened to me. First of all, not having a period anymore is wonderful. Secondly, my health and general well being improved immensely.
Answer by beeky at 8:09 AM on Sep. 26, 2009
Menopause is a crap shoot. Some women have a terrible time while others don't. I have problems with temperature control. I'm either too hot or too cold. I have to keep a towel by the bed because I wake up soaking wet. I don't have any problems with my moods though.
I'm a firm believer in a positive mental attitude. If you think this is going to be terrible then I believe it will be but if you concentrate on the positive aspects then you will be just fine.
Answer by beeky at 8:19 AM on Sep. 26, 2009
Follow your doctors recovery instructions to the letter. That is VERY IMPORTANT!
Wishing you a speedy recovery.
Answer by beeky at 8:21 AM on Sep. 26, 2009