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Women’s Health

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Reproduction: Contraception | Infertility | Menstruation | Menopause | Hormone Therapy

Diseases: Women's Health Topics (Index) | Breast Diseases | Cervical Diseases | Ovarian Diseases | Pelvic Inflammatory Disease | Uterine Diseases | Vaginal Diseases | Vulvar Diseases

Other Topics: General Women's Health | Lesbian Health | Reproductive System Anatomy | Breast Surgery | Gynecologic Surgery and Diagnostic Procedures | Pelvic Pain | Pelvic Support Problems | Sexual Dysfunction

Gynecologic Surgery and Diagnostic Procedures

(Jump to: Hysterectomy | Alternatives to Hysterectomy | Other Procedures )

Abdominal Hysterectomy:Mayo Clinic
Abdominal Hysterectomy:UpToDate Patient Information
Vaginal Hysterectomy:UpToDate Patient Information
Videos of Hysterectomy Procedures:MedlinePlus [Video]

Alternatives to Hysterectomy
Alternatives to Hysterectomy:Cleveland Clinic

Other Procedures
Cervical Cerclage:American Pregnancy Association
Dilation and Curettage:ACOG
Dilation and Curettage (D&C):UpToDate Patient Information
Endometrial Ablation:ACOG
Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP):ACOG
Cervical Cancer Screening:ACOG
Understanding Abnormal Pap Test Results:ACOG
Cervical Cancer Screening:UpToDate Patient Information
Ultrasound Exams:ACOG
Pelvic Ultrasound:Radiological Society of North America
See also Breast Surgery
See also Fibroid Surgery
See also Ovarian Surgery
See also Pelvic Support Surgery

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