What Does a Minimally-Invasive Hysterectomy Entail?

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Sometimes, a hysterectomy is medically necessary if there are health issues pertaining to your reproductive system. You can sometimes request to have a hysterectomy performed if you don’t want to have children in the future. Instead of an invasive surgical procedure that involves a lengthy recovery and a possible stay in the hospital for a few days, a minimally-invasive hysterectomy … Read More

How to Know if You Have Endometriosis

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Endometriosis is a common condition that affects millions of women in the United States. In endometriosis, the endometrium, or the tissue that lines the uterus, grows outside it. It may appear on the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterine ligaments, pelvic cavity, bowel, bladder, vagina, cervix, vulva, abdominal surgical scars, and even lungs, arm, thighs, and elsewhere. It is not yet known … Read More

What are My Options for an Ultrasound in Rochester?

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A pelvic ultrasound is an amazing diagnostic tool that simply and comfortably allows our practitioner to see your internal organs. At Madonna OB/GYN and Medical Spa in Rochester, we use both ultrasounds for your health and wellness. Check out some of your options below, and find out more about how the process works. First, we will determine if you need … Read More

What IUDs Are Available in Rochester?

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Intrauterine device, or IUDs, are a type of birth control that many women in Rochester choose for its variety of benefits. This is a possible replacement for the birth control pill, condoms or other types of birth control methods that prevent the egg and the sperm from meeting or that stop the fertilized egg from implanting itself in the uterus. … Read More