Dr Nosanchuk discusses hysterectomy, a surgical menopause, reasons why
the procedure is performed, risks, health effects and advisability of
hormone replacement therapy / hrt and contrasts it to a natural menopause...
Ovarian Failure Following
Hypothetically, if you’re premenopausal and still have your ovaries
following a hysterectomy, one would expect continued production of ovarian
sex hormones. Unfortunately, it has been well documented that this is
often not the case. A number of medical studies have documented that
ovarian failure occurs frequently in retained ovaries following a hysterectomy
Want To Know If I Should I Keep My Ovaries
There is no right, or wrong decision. The choice in keeping or taking
the ovaries ultimately is a personal one...