After Cesarean Section, hysterectomy is the second-most popular surgery in American women, providing 600,000 procedures per year, and 20 million procedures to date (Keshavarz, 2012), with 55% having both ovaries removed.
In her post, Dr. Margaret Aranda mentions:
- Gynecologists and Hysterectomy
- Did I Consent to this?
- Hysterectomy Second Opinion
- In the Operating Room
- Who will be Performing the Hysterectomy and How?
- The Morecellator Problem
- What about the Ovaries?
- Making the Hysterectomy Decision
Read HYSTERECTOMY IN AMERICA, Hormones Matter, 22 July 2014.