Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
175 Doctors are Online

Is it normal to remove cervix during hysterectomy in case of prolapsed uterus ?

Hi i am 31 never had children. just found out i have polymoid endrometrium and a prolapsed uterus. yes i no its rare but i have no children and a prolapsed uterus due to the polypoid endrometrium and a mix of lifting 2 25k sack at a time at work and suffering bouts of consipation since a child. Have been told suitable for vaginal hysterectomy which is what i want. but now i am stuck. got 2 wait 8 weeks till i c gyn. When i have the hysterectomy do i keep my cervix or have it removed. i no i wil loose ovaries as pcos and non pcos cysts on them but unsure what to do about my cervix.
Asked On : Fri, 25 Mar 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  198
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thanks for query,
They will remove uterus in whole uterus will be removed including cervix.
There will be vaginal canal remain intact so there may not be any problem for intercourse.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 21 Jul 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor