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Preparing for Your Hysterectomy Online Manual

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How do you make your surgery a positive and meaningful experience? Many patients and families find it helpful to learn as much as they can before the surgery.

This manual was developed to:

  • increase your general knowledge of a hysterectomy
  • help you prepare for surgery
  • guide you through recovery.

This is a learning tool and should not be used as a substitute for medical or professional advice.

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Source: Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Preparing for Your Hysterectomy, gyn-ahc-95582

First published: 04/25/2013
Last updated: 04/25/2013

Reviewed by: Allina Health Patient Education experts