A 51-year-old member asked:
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Would like to know if it's crucial to be on birthcontrol after having an ovary removed to level out your hormones?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends: If you have one functioning ovary that is still releasing fertile eggs, birth control is reasonable unless you are ready to handle a pregnancy. It only takes one.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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