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My stomach makes me look pregnant.
@tigerarmani – @detto has provided some useful perspective on having a complete hysterectomy. @detto — did you go through a complete hysterectomy? If so, sharing your story could be helpful for @tigerarmani, if you wouldn't mind.
Also, tigerarmani, I'd like to introduce you to others who have mentioned hysterectomy, like @regionrat @mri8191 @ainsleigh and @claudiabrende. @gailg may also have some thoughts.
@tigerarmani – how are you feeling about the prospect of a complete hysterectomy?
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@tigerarmani, not sure how old you are, but you also have options to leave in 1 or both ovaries. If you leave in the ovaries, then you will still have your normal hormonal cycles without periods, which is important for your health if you are pre-menopausal. Also do not be afraid to get a second or third opinion. I have never been in a position where I have had to wait for a Doctor to pull together a surgical team. I have had to wait to book surgery because the surgeon was terribly booked. Sorry, to hear you are going through such a struggle. I have had my fair share too and it sure is not easy to go through especially if you are not finding the medical support you need.
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