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Gynecological surgery

  • Abdominal hysterectomy

    Learn about reasons why a hysterectomy might be done and what to expect if you need to have surgery to remove your uterus.

  • Bleeding after hysterectomy: What's normal?

    Light vaginal bleeding after hysterectomy is common; it may occur for several days or several weeks.

  • Cervical cerclage

    Find out how this procedure to close the cervix during pregnancy might benefit your pregnancy.

  • Robotic hysterectomy

    Robotic hysterectomy is a minimally invasive surgery to remove the uterus.

  • Vaginal hysterectomy

    Vaginal hysterectomy involves removing the uterus through the vagina to treat gynecological conditions.