Hysterectomy is a surgical procedure that is practiced to remove a woman’s uterus. Uterus, which is also known as the womb, is the place where a baby grows when a woman is pregnant. There might be several reasons that can explain the need of hysterectomy. The surgery can be used to treat different types of chronic pain conditions and even certain types of cancer and infections.
The need of hysterectomy surgery completely varies depending on the reason for the surgery. In many cases, the entire uterus is removed and if the condition is not feasible, the doctor would also remove the ovaries and the fallopian tubes during the Hysterectomy procedure. Here the ovaries are the organs that mainly produce estrogen and other hormones and the fallopian tubes are the structures that help in transporting the egg from the ovary to the uterus.
Once hysterectomy surgery is done you’ll stop having menstrual periods and remember you will also be unable to get pregnant.
Why Is a Hysterectomy Performed?
There might be several reasons that explain why hysterectomy is performed and your doctor would suggest for hysterectomy surgery if you have any of the following problems and these are like:
Now that you have understood what hysterectomy is and when you doctor would ask you to have the surgery, it is time to search for best hysterectomy surgeon. One of the best surgeons in the top list is Dr. Arvind Kumar, who is an MBBS, M.S (Surgery). He is the best cancer surgeon in North India who loves doing laparoscopic oncosurgeries. Being trained by world renowned laparoscopic oncosurgeon Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar, Dr. Kumar has a cumulative experience of more than10 years in operating more than 10,000 laparoscopic surgeries. His surgeries include GI and hepatobiliary Oncology and even Gynae-oncology and Thoracic Oncology. You can meet him if you are being advised to have hysterectomy surgery.