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Are there certain things that make getting primary ovarian insufficiency more likely?

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Dr. Mark Perloe
Fertility Medicine 45 years experience
Early ovarian failur: Chemotherapy, ovarian surgery, genetics, exposure to radiation would be the most common antecedants.
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 25 years experience
Secondary?: Primary would mean they never function. Smoking, some pelvic surgery, infection, thromboses, radiation, chemotherapy are some possibilities.

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