Hysterectomy News and Research

Latest Hysterectomy News and Research

Estrogen HRT can limit plaque accumulation in arteries

Estrogen HRT can limit plaque accumulation in arteries

Scientists look at slow-freezing techniques for human tissue

Scientists look at slow-freezing techniques for human tissue

Magnetic resonance-guided, focused ultrasound surgery relieves fibroid symptoms in women

Magnetic resonance-guided, focused ultrasound surgery relieves fibroid symptoms in women

A woman's chance of undergoing a hysterectomy can now be accurately predicted

A woman's chance of undergoing a hysterectomy can now be accurately predicted

HRT scare questioned

HRT scare questioned

Women unaware of health risks of surgical adhesions

Women unaware of health risks of surgical adhesions

Treatment options for endometriosis

Treatment options for endometriosis

Women who initiate hormone therapy closer to menopause tend to have a reduced risk of coronary heart disease

Women who initiate hormone therapy closer to menopause tend to have a reduced risk of coronary heart disease

New Jersey Health Department orders closure of abortion clinic, lawsuit filed

New Jersey Health Department orders closure of abortion clinic, lawsuit filed

Uterine artery embolization is as effective as hysterectomy and myomectomy

Uterine artery embolization is as effective as hysterectomy and myomectomy

Oral contraceptives and IUDs protect against endometrial cancer

Oral contraceptives and IUDs protect against endometrial cancer

Confusion abounds on how to treat the menopause

Confusion abounds on how to treat the menopause

Estrogen and testosterone combination to treat menopause may increase risk of breast cancer

Estrogen and testosterone combination to treat menopause may increase risk of breast cancer

Most women at high risk for breast cancer do not increase their life expectancy by taking the drug tamoxifen

Most women at high risk for breast cancer do not increase their life expectancy by taking the drug tamoxifen

Hysterectomy at the time of abdominal sacral colpopexy is associated with increased risk of mesh erosion in women on estrogen therapy

Hysterectomy at the time of abdominal sacral colpopexy is associated with increased risk of mesh erosion in women on estrogen therapy

Total versus subtotal hysterectomy for benign gynaecological conditions

Total versus subtotal hysterectomy for benign gynaecological conditions

Intrauterine device as satisfactory as surgery for treating heavy menstrual bleeding

Intrauterine device as satisfactory as surgery for treating heavy menstrual bleeding

Long term oestrogen-only hormone replacement therapy increases breast cancer risk

Long term oestrogen-only hormone replacement therapy increases breast cancer risk

Long-term estrogen therapy may be related to a higher risk of breast cancer

Long-term estrogen therapy may be related to a higher risk of breast cancer

Osteoporosis drug Raloxifene shown to be as effective as Tamoxifen in preventing invasive breast cancer

Osteoporosis drug Raloxifene shown to be as effective as Tamoxifen in preventing invasive breast cancer