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D & C (Dilatation and Curettage.)

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What is hysteronography?

The definition is a test in which a doctor injects salt water (saline) into the cavity of the uterus, and an ultrasound probe placed in the vagina obtains images. The technique obtains more detailed images of the uterine cavity than does ultrasound alone. Also referred to as. (nasty huh?)

Can you still have a period after removal of the uterus?

No. A period is caused by the buildup of endometrial tissue within the uterine cavity. Without the uterus, there can be no efflux of tissue and blood, so no period. So long as you still have your ovaries, you will have normal hormones, however. I DISAGREE. I just had a hysterectomy - removal of my uterus only - and I am spotting on the calendar day that I was due for my period. My doctor told me that it is possible that I may spot from time to time as it's difficult to remove every single uterine cell from the abdominal cavity.

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Location of nasal cavity through nasopharynx?

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