What Questions Should I Ask My Doctor Before Having a Hysterectomy?

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Every woman who is having a hysterectomy or myomectomy which is simply removal of the fibroid, should first of all talk to her doctor to see if she's a candidate for minimally invasive surgery instead of an open surgery, if she is a candidate for minimally invasive surgery, talk to a doctor about is he or she planning on doing more isolation and if in fact they use a technique of [xx] in a bag, at the end of the day, every woman once she's been given all of her information, she has options and certainly can decline [xx] and choose to have an open incision, that's why having the facts and getting informed consent is all about.

If you give women good information, they'll make good choices.