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Part 3 – Complications and Reasons to Have a Hysterectomy

“The research on hysterectomy in non-transgender women is often of limited relevance to transgender individuals whose medical, psychological, social, and legal concerns are unique” –…

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Part 2 – Types of Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy Procedures Abdominal In an abdominal hysterectomy, a 5-7 inch incision is made, either horizontally or vertically, and the entire operation is performed through this…

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Posted in Articles Hysto-101

Part 1 – What is a Hysterectomy?

When people hear the word hysterectomy, they tend to think of it as an umbrella term that encompasses a combination of procedures including removal of…

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Posted in Articles My Hysterectomy

Why I am having a hysterectomy

I started my transition in October of 2010. Early in my transition I knew I wanted to get rid of every part of me that…

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Posted in Articles My Hysterectomy

My Pre-Op Hysterectomy Appointment

I had my pre-op appointment on 8/21/2018. It went well, we confirmed that I want everything from the cervix up removed. The surgery will take…

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Posted in Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy Survey

Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy with Dr Foulon in Amiens, France on 6/16/2018

Respondent: 27 years old, France Testosterone Start Date: 9/19/2015 Concurrent surgeries: with Top Surgery Would you recommend this surgeon? Yes Reasons for hysterectomy: N/A Letter Required? No Pap smear required: No Pre-op…

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Posted in Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy Survey

Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy with UNKNOWN on 3/12/2018

Respondent: 23 years old – London, UK Testosterone Start Date: 5/18/2017 Concurrent Surgeries: With Top Surgery Would you recommend this surgeon? N/A Reasons for hysterectomy: Not wanting / being able…

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Posted in Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Survey

Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy with Dr Narendra Kaushik in India on 2/5/2018

Respondent: 28 years old – Melbourne, Australia Testosterone Start Date: 6/26/2010 Concurrent Surgeries: Vaginectomy, Urethral Extension, Scrotoplasty, Top Surgery Would you recommend this surgeon? Yes Reasons for hysterectomy: Spotting, Frustration Letter…

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Posted in Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy Survey

Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy with Dr. Jennifer Weiner-Smith

Respondent: 20 years old Testosterone Start Date: 7/22/2012 Would you recommend this surgeon? yes, she did a great job, was very sensitive with aftercare, and has a lot…

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Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy with Dr. Reta Graham in Asheville, NC on 6/18/2014

Respondent: 25 years old, Portland OR Blog: orphallo.tumblr.com Testosterone Start Date: 12/1/2011 Would you recommend this surgeon? Absolutely 100% recommend. Dr. Graham’s office was extremely accommodating to me and…

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