Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy statistics include:

  • 10% of Hysterectomies are performed because of (due to) cancer
  • 30% of Hysterectomies are performed because of (due to) Fibroid Tumors
  • 20% of Hysterectomies are performed to eliminate pain caused by Endometriosis
  • 16% of Hysterectomies are performed to repair a prolapsed Uterus.
  • The remaining 24% of Hysterectomies are performed for reasons such as recurrence of pain and heavy bleeding, severe infection, and post delivery trauma.

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