A hysterectomy is an operation which helps to remove the uterus of woman and many times a woman may have a hysterectomy for various reasons which include uterine fibroids which causes pain or bleeding and many other problems. Uterine prolapse is the sliding of the uterus from its normal position into the vaginal canal. Hysterectomy may refer to the removing of full or partial cervix, which is also called supracervical. It is most of the times performed by a gynaecological surgical procedure. Hysterectomy is a type of surgical procedure in which the complete uterus is removed and this is the most common surgery for many women. There are various reasons attached to hysterectomy such as vaginal bleeding, pre-cancerous conditions of the cervix, pelvic relaxation. Many uterine fibroids are most common reasons in which hysterectomy is performed. The majority are benign in simple words, they do not cause or turn anytime into cancer. Moreover, many times removal of the uterus also renders patients to bear children and it has surgical risks associated with it. Perhaps, hysterectomy is the most important surgical procedure which has many risks and associated and it affects the woman's hormonal balance and the overall health is critically affected. It is important to consult a qualified and experienced gynaecologist for this procedure.