If you have uterine cancer, your uterus can be removed surgically. It is called Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. Or if you have intolerable pelvic pain from endometriosis or heavy, irregular periods, a hysterectomy often means relief from troublesome symptoms.
Hysterectomy is one of the most common surgical procedures among women. But when is a hysterectomy really necessary? Discover why you might need a hysterectomy, what’s involved in the procedure and what your alternatives might be.