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Monday, August 31, 2015
Surgical Menopause and Fibromyalgia
After my hysterectomy, I was not given estrogen until 2 1/2 years later.
Q: Could this be a result of developing fibromyalgia?
The causes of fibromyalgia are unknown, but not taking estrogen after a hysterectomy is highly unlikely to be associated with it.
Linda A Bernhard, PhD, RN
College of Nursing
The Ohio State University