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  1. Laparoscopy
  2. Laparoscopic Surgery for Endometriosis Discusses laparoscopy to diagnose and remove mild to moderate endometriosis. Covers why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Includes how well laparoscopic surgery works and possible risks. Discusses infertility.
  3. Myomectomy Discusses surgical removal of fibroids from uterus. Covers hysteroscopy, laparoscopy, and laparotomy. Looks at what to expect after surgery and how well it works. Explains possible risks. Discusses hysterectomy, infertility, and miscarriage.
  4. Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation
  5. Oophorectomy
  6. Endometriosis Discusses endometriosis, a problem where a type of tissue grows outside the uterus. Covers symptoms like pelvic pain, severe menstrual cramps, infertility, and painful sex. Discusses hysterectomy and laparoscopy.
  7. Laparoscopic Surgery
  8. Retropubic Suspension for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  9. Hysterectomy: Returning Home Learn how to take care of yourself at home after a hysterectomy.
  10. Bowel Resection for Colorectal Cancer
  11. Nephrectomy Covers surgical removal of all or part of the kidney. Discusses why it may be done, such as for kidney cancer or to remove a damaged kidney. Looks at how well it works and the risks.
  12. Bowel Resection Discusses surgical treatment of digestive system problems by removing diseased or damaged part of the colon (bowel resection). Includes laparoscopic surgery. Covers what to expect after surgery. Discusses risks.
  13. Bowel Resection Learn what to expect during bowel resection surgery.
  14. Endometriosis: Should I Have a Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy? Guides you through decision to have hysterectomy and oophorectomy to treat endometriosis. Covers risks of treating and not treating. Covers how well hysterectomy and removal of ovaries works. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  15. Ovarian Cancer: Should I Have My Ovaries Removed to Prevent Ovarian Cancer? Guides you through decision to have your ovaries removed (oophorectomy) to prevent ovarian cancer. Discusses risk of getting ovarian cancer. Covers benefits and risks of surgery. Covers early menopause. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  16. Hysterectomy Provides info on hysterectomy, a surgical treatment for endometriosis, fibroids, or uterine cancer. Describes types of surgery such as vaginal, abdominal, supracervical hysterectomies, and LAVH. Covers risks. Discusses physical and emotional recovery.
  17. Proctocolectomy and Ileostomy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  18. Hysterectomy Learn what a hysterectomy is and how it's done.
  19. Hysterectomy for Ovarian Cancer Discusses surgery to remove the uterus to treat ovarian cancer. Covers what is done and what to expect after surgery. Looks at emotional concerns. Covers risks.
  20. Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy: Should I Use Estrogen Therapy (ET)? Guides you through the decision to use estrogen therapy (ET) after hysterectomy and oophorectomy. Lists the benefits and risks of ET. Suggests other treatments you can try. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  21. Deciding About a Hysterectomy for Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Compare the pros and cons of having a hysterectomy for abnormal uterine bleeding.
  22. Hysterectomy for Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: How Others Decided Hear what other women thought about as they decided whether to have this surgery.
  23. Uterine Fibroids: Should I Have Surgery? Guides you through decision to have surgery to treat uterine fibroids, which are also called myomas, leiomyomas, and fibromas. Covers what happens during surgery. Lists reasons for and against surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  24. Hysterectomy: Should I Also Have My Ovaries Removed? Guides you through the decision to have your ovaries removed when you have a hysterectomy. Explains why it is done. Lists the risks and benefits of having your ovaries removed. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  25. Hysterectomy: Types of Surgical Incisions
  26. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Should I Have a Hysterectomy? Guides through decision to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. Explains symptoms that doctor would look for before recommending treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  27. Breast Cancer: What Should I Do if I'm at High Risk? Guides you through testing and treatment choices if you're at high risk for breast cancer. Covers extra checkups, medicines, and surgery. Lists reasons for and against for each option. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

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