Bone Loss After Hysterectomy With Ovarian Conservation

  title={Bone Loss After Hysterectomy With Ovarian Conservation},
  author={N. R. Watson and J. Studd and T. Garnett and M. Savvas and P. Milligan},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • N. R. Watson, J. Studd, +2 authors P. Milligan
  • Published 1995
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Objective To examine the long-term effects of hysterectomy with conservation of the ovaries on bone density of the lumbar spine and proximal femur. Methods A cross-sectional study of the bone density of 40 postmenopausal women who had undergone hysterectomy with ovarian conservation before menopause compared with a matched group of 40 women who had not had hysterectomy. The 40 women who had undergone hysterectomy were also compared with a control population, using multiple linear regression… CONTINUE READING
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