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Why am I not interested in sex after my hysterectomy?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Hysterectomies can cause a cascade of hormonal imbalances. In this video, Dr. Oz's guest Dr. John Gray reveals why a hysterectomy can lower a woman's interest in sexual intercourse.

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