Pedestrian TV: Here’s What You Need To Know About Hysterectomies As An Endo ‘Cure’


Yesterday we wrote about Lena Dunham‘s decision to undergo a hysterectomy as a last-ditch effort to alleviate the pain associated with her endometriosis.

In short, a hysterectomy is an operation to remove the uterus.

Depending on the type of hysterectomy being performed, accompanying organs such as the fallopian tubes, ovaries and cervix are often removed at the same time. In Dunham’s case, she had her uterus and cervix removed...


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