Will i need to stay in the hospital after hysterectomy surgery?
The length of your hospital depends on several factors including the type of procedure you have and other factors like your age and overall health at the time of surgery. Learn more about recovery.
Depending on the type of surgery you have, you may leave the same day or stay overnight in the hospital for one or more nights.For example, with a vaginal hysterectomy, you will be in the hospital 8-24 hours.²
- Safety in gynecologic surgery: A roundtable discussion, OBG Management Supplement, Lonky, Gebhart, Kho, Munro, October 2015, obgmanagement.com