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Hysterectomy

Percent of women 40-44 years of age in 2006-2010 who have ever had a hysterectomy: 11.7%

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

Main reason cited for hysterectomy among women 15-44 years of age who ever had a hysterectomy within the past 5 years:

  2006-2010
Medical reasons 96.2%
Woman had all children she wanted 2.1%
Other reason 1.7%

Source: Special tabulation by NCHS

 

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