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A 44-year-old member asked:

is it possible for a breast reduction to cause ovarian cyst?

3 doctor answers9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Denny Rodenberg
General Surgery 31 years experience
No: There is no known cause/effect relationship where surgery to the breast has any significant effect on the ovary.
Dr. Harold Rosenfeld
Plastic Surgery 56 years experience
No: They are not related.
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
No.: There is no known relationship between breast reduction surgery and ovarian pathology.

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