A 45-year-old female asked:
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i am 45 year old female. had right fallopian tube and ovary removed. is it normal to get hot flashes and trouble sleeping?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: You have been surgically deprived of almost 1/2 of your female hormone supply sending you into early perimenopause, as it were. Recommend consultation with your gynecologist about symptoms. Best wishes to you.
Answered on Apr 8, 2015
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