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How Does Ovarian Cancer Impact Fertility?

How Does Ovarian Cancer Impact Fertility?

Could ovarian cancer lead to an inability to get pregnant? Learn more about the cancer, its treatments and how it all could affect your chances of having a baby. An estimated 22,240 new cases of ovarian caner are predicted in …

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How Robotic Surgery Is Used for Gynecology

How Robotic Surgery Is Used for Gynecology

Thanks to cutting-edge technology, invasive surgery may be a thing of the past For a number of gynecological issues, the solution used to be surgery that was invasive and required a long recovery period. However, those days are gone. Today, …

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What You Should Know about Our GYN Robotic Training Epicenter

What You Should Know about Our GYN Robotic Training Epicenter

In November 2011, St. Petersburg General Hospital earned a special distinction as a GYN Robotic Surgery Training Epicenter.  What does this mean to you? It means that our hospital has been singled out as a premiere facility that offers the …

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What You Should Know about Hysterectomy

What You Should Know about Hysterectomy

If your doctor has recommended you have a hysterectomy, you may have a million questions. You may wonder what the procedure will be like—and how you will feel afterward. Here are some reasons why a hysterectomy might be necessary: You …

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da Vinci ®: Small Incision, Big Results

da Vinci ®: Small Incision, Big Results

Hysterectomies are the second most common surgery among American women, second only to cesarean sections. A hysterectomy, which is performed approximately 600,000 times a year in the U.S., is the surgical removal of the uterus or womb to treat several …

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