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Women support delayed removal of ovaries

https://www.facingourrisk.org/XRAY/women-support-delayed-ovary-removal
Full article: https://obgyn.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1471-0528.16424

Risk-reducing early removal of fallopian tubes followed by removal of ovaries at a later date was acceptable to women at high risk of ovarian cancer due to an inherited mutation in a recent study.  This was especially true for women worried about sexual dysfunction associated with surgical menopause. (12/24/20)

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