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confusing.. I had a hysterectomy in 2006 , kept my ovaries. I am 57 years old. I have my regular doctor who said take estrogen but no progesterone and I go to a lady who helps me with supplements and she said I should definitely be on progesterone with the estrogen . What are your thoughts ***@******.***
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Hi, thank you for choosing Justanswer about your concern. I'm Dr Ted Manos M.D., ObGyn. You have no uterus so you don't have to worry about cancer in the uterus that progesterone is added to the estrogen when a woman still has her uterus. Trust your doctor who knows you and your history and prescribes estrogen which still has people concerned about its value.
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I personally think it's beneficial although there are people who worry about breast cancer. There is no right answer.
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