Indications for Hysterectomy

In this article, we will discuss various Indications for Hysterectomy. So, let’s get started.

Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus. The following are the indications for hysterectomy.

Indications

  • Fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Cancer or premalignant disease
  • Genital prolapse
  • Stress incontinence (involuntary loss of urine)
  • Chronic pelvic pain
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding (DUB)
  • Severe pelvic infection
  • Emergency hysterectomy such as may be necessary for severe bleeding from the uterus post-delivery or during surgery.

 

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