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The essential guide to hysterectomy : advice from a gynecologist on your choices before, during, and after surgery / Lauren F. Streicher.

Streicher, Lauren F., (author. ).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library 618.1 Stre (Text) 33294001887017 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590772119 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1590772113 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 466 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Secpmd edition.
  • Publisher: Lanham : M. Evans, c2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hysterectomy past and present -- Uterine disorders and alternatives to hysterectomy -- Surgery and recovery -- Decisions regarding surgery -- Life after hysterectomy.
Summary, etc.:
"In this new, updated version of the groundbreaking book, gynecologist and leading women's health expert Dr. Lauren Streicher who in a direct, clear, and often humorous way reveals the following: what your doctor isn't telling you; what robotic hysterectomy is and why it is becoming so popular; new nonsurgical ways to control heavy bleeding; the latest on hormone therapy, including bioidentical hormones; how to decrease your risk of uterine or ovarian cancer without removing your uterus or ovaries; new methods for treating fibroids; and a comprehensive guide to websites and resources."--Publisher.
Subject: Hysterectomy > Popular works.
Patient education.

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