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My doctor preformed a sonohystergram today, I was having

heavy bleeding and large clotting...
my doctor preformed a sonohystergram today, I was having heavy bleeding and large clotting for months with spotting inbetween. She found a very large polyp in the uterus and one small one in the vagina. She has scheduled me for surgery to have a hysterocope, polyp removal via Myosure, and a d&c. I am 44 years old. Is it unusual to preform all these procedures at once? and I cannot find any info on polyps in the vagina. what should I expect after all these procedures in one day and what is the recovery like?
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yes, this is very common to do all these procedures at once...

Dr. Pfeiffer :

and, while it sounds like a lot of work, really, you're looking at approximately 15 minutes for everything.

Dr. Pfeiffer :

upon awakening you might have some mild cramping, but typically this is tolerated very well.

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there may be some mild spotting for a few days afterwords, but nothing real heavy.

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the polyp in the vagina is most likely coming from the cervix and protruding into the vagina.

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shows you are offline right now...

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so, if you have additional questions or need clarification please just ask.

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thanks

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