Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy Books

Suggested by Sans-Uteri Members

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These books have been recommended by Sans-Uteri members who found them helpful.  We the members of Sans-Uteri suggest reading all that you can about your particular situation so you can make informed choices.



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Your Guide to Hysterectomy, Ovary Removal, & Hormone Replacement

What ALL Women Need to KNOW

by Elizabeth Plourde, Ph.D., C.L.S.

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Hysterectomy? The Best or Worst Thing that Ever Happened to Me?

A Collection of Women's Personal Experiences

by Elizabeth Plourde, Ph.D., C.L.S.

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Misinformed Consent


Women's Stories about Unnecessary Hysterectomy


by Lise Cloutier-Steele

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No More Hysterectomies

by Vicki Hufnagel, M.D.

Dr. Hufnagel's research and medical reporting has brought great attention to how women are hurt by reproductive organ removal.  This is an easy to read and understand expose on how detrimental hysterectomies are for women.

The No-Hysterectomy Option

Your Body ― Your Choice

by Herbert Goldfarb, M.D.

Dr. Goldfarb practices in Manhattan at NYU Medical Center

The Case Against Hysterectomy

by Sandra Simkin

You Don't Need a Hysterectomy

New and Effective Ways of Avoiding a Major Surgery

by Ivan Strausz, M.D.


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