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Hysterectomy is surgery to remove the uterus and, sometimes, the cervix. When the uterus and the cervix are removed, it is called a total hysterectomy. When only the uterus is removed, it is called a partial hysterectomy.
Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Black women are 'twice as likely to die' from aggressive uterine cancer

Black women are 'twice as likely to die' from aggressive uterine cancer

Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?

Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?

Night and weekend births have higher risk of delivery complications, study reveals

Night and weekend births have higher risk of delivery complications, study reveals

Expert review identifies barriers to care for women with endometriosis

Expert review identifies barriers to care for women with endometriosis

UNC-led scientists receive $5.1 million grant to combat cervical cancer in Malawi

UNC-led scientists receive $5.1 million grant to combat cervical cancer in Malawi

Researchers compare treatment options for fecal incontinence

Researchers compare treatment options for fecal incontinence

Study reveals possible link between hysterectomy and brain function

Study reveals possible link between hysterectomy and brain function

The Lancet study: First baby born following uterus transplantation from deceased donor

The Lancet study: First baby born following uterus transplantation from deceased donor

Severe maternal morbidities highly linked to pregnant woman's risk of death

Severe maternal morbidities highly linked to pregnant woman's risk of death

New oral drug reduces menstrual bleeding for women with common uterine tumors

New oral drug reduces menstrual bleeding for women with common uterine tumors

Minimally invasive surgery for cervical cancer may not be a good idea finds a pair of studies

Minimally invasive surgery for cervical cancer may not be a good idea finds a pair of studies

AEGEA Medical begins PACE II clinical study in women who underwent endometrial ablation

AEGEA Medical begins PACE II clinical study in women who underwent endometrial ablation

Gastric sleeve or bypass surgery can prevent womb cancer in obese women

Gastric sleeve or bypass surgery can prevent womb cancer in obese women

At-home biofeedback therapy effective in relieving difficult-to-treat constipation

At-home biofeedback therapy effective in relieving difficult-to-treat constipation

‘Grossly unfair’? Widower takes ban on military injury claims to Supreme Court

‘Grossly unfair’? Widower takes ban on military injury claims to Supreme Court

Putting oversized health care costs upfront — on T-shirts

Putting oversized health care costs upfront — on T-shirts

New study assessing SSI incidence paves way for future research into nursing outcomes

New study assessing SSI incidence paves way for future research into nursing outcomes

UIC to evaluate use of negative pressure wound therapy in obese and diabetic patients

UIC to evaluate use of negative pressure wound therapy in obese and diabetic patients

Tips to know your ovarian cancer risk and symptoms

Tips to know your ovarian cancer risk and symptoms