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Question for ladies who have had a partial hysterectomy

Exactly one year ago today, I had a partial hysterectomy ( my ovaries are still intact), due to endometriosis. The past couple of weeks, I've been having some odd symptoms. Extremely emotional ( similar to when I had horrific PMS) ,night sweats,andhot flashes. The symptoms remind me of when I was taking Clomid to get pregnant with my first child. I had hot flashes, and night sweats, and was very emotional. Normally, I'm always cold, I mean ALWAYS, so for me to having these problems is highly unusual. Could I be going through menopause? I'm 35.

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Bethsunshine

Asked by Bethsunshine at 2:03 PM on Mar. 22, 2011 in Health

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  • I went through a partial about a year ago also. Not having any of your problems though. Maybe get an app. with your gyn.?
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 2:10 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • Yeah I know I need to go see my gyne, I am just putting it off because I hate going there, KWIM?
    Bethsunshine

    Comment by Bethsunshine (original poster) at 2:13 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • I had a partial 9 years ago.  I was told that many women go into menopause within 2 years of their surgery.  I didn't start menopause until 2 years ago.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 2:32 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • Oh I forgot to mention that I'm having trouble sleeping as well!!
    Bethsunshine

    Comment by Bethsunshine (original poster) at 2:37 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • I sure can't sleep anymore! Oh Sweet Beth, I'm so Sorry. Sounds like you an be! I hope you an go in and have some tests done and find any healing/wellness you need!Best of luck!! I sure understand all of your symptoms!! A girl I met at a function. She went through much of what I did. Chemopause. She's just 29. It happens for all kinds of reasons. But the side effects are brutal. Mine came on ALL at once. Instead of gradually. I can't take anything due to our finances and me being "triple Negative" There's Hope & help out for you!! Hope the Migraines are gone for good for you! I'm working on 32 years now!!
    Angellinda

    Answer by Angellinda at 5:24 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

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