Not Your Mother's Hysterectomy: A Transformation in Women's by Lynn D. Kowalski MD PDF

By Lynn D. Kowalski MD

ISBN-10: 1939418488

ISBN-13: 9781939418487

you wish a hysterectomy. that is a suggestion no lady desires to hear—but one who 600,000 deal with every year. Hysterectomy is the second one commonest operation played on ladies within the usa, with one in 3 girls present process the technique of their lifetime.

Some girls dread the "Big reduce" (a huge incision) and the long restoration, so that they cast off the technique, potentially to the detriment in their health and wellbeing. Others have the surgical procedure, by no means fairly realizing why it was once performed, what precisely used to be got rid of, or what their surgical offerings could have been.

BUT IT does not need to be THAT approach.

Advances in expertise carry new strategies for hysterectomies, some distance past the large lower of our mother's and grandmother's eras. those offerings additionally open the door so you might turn into your personal recommend. no longer Your Mother's Hysterectomy walks you thru analysis, surgical procedure, and restoration, supplying you with the data to accomplice along with your health practitioner in making the easiest judgements in your well-being.

Dr. Lynn Kowalski, an skilled gynecologic oncologist who has played millions of hysterectomies for over 15 years, makes a speciality of minimally invasive surgical procedure. She stocks her trip of changing into a professional in robot surgical procedure and the various insights into the patient’s point of view she’s discovered alongside the way in which.

Drawing on her wealth of workmanship, Dr. Kowalski solutions questions that sufferers such a lot are looking to ask, such as:

What precisely is a hysterectomy?
What should still i glance for in a surgeon?
How does a physician be certain if i would like a hysterectomy?
What kinds of hysterectomies can be found, and which of them may perhaps paintings for me?
How is a hysterectomy done?
What is the restoration like?
What is reasonable after a hysterectomy?

As a compassionate advisor, Dr. Kowalski stocks her exact wisdom, specified by simple language, with her considerate insights and sufferer tales, to supply the basic info you must turn into an informed and empowered patient.

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