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If you've recently been diagnosed with a health condition that requires the removal of your uterus (hysterectomy), you may now be searching for information about the different types of procedures. You should discuss the various options with your doctor. Ultimately, your surgeon will determine the type of hysterectomy you'll need, based on the specific circumstances of your condition. The four types of hysterectomy procedures are:
If your doctor has recommended a hysterectomy, it's important to get as much information about the procedure as possible. How it's performed may provide certain advantages in the speed and ease of your recovery. For example, here are two methods for a hysterectomy:
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