Risks associated with an abdominal hysterectomy include:
Adverse reaction to anesthesia.
Damage to your urinary tract, bladder, rectum or other pelvic structures during surgery, which may require further surgical repair.
Earlier onset of menopause even if the ovaries aren’t removed.
Injury to nearby organs.
Anesthesia problems, such as breathing or heart problems.
Blood clots in the legs or lungs.
Early menopause, if the ovaries are removed.
Pain during sexual intercourse.
Thereof, what are the side effects of having a hysterectomy?
While most women don’t have health problems during or after the surgery, risks may include: