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Doctor insights on: Can A Woman Have Children With One Ovary

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What happens if you replace one woman ovary with one mans teste surgically, would she become self-fertile?

What happens if you replace one woman ovary with one mans teste surgically, would she become self-fertile?

Here are some...: Nice question to prod along fictional exploration. Realistically, such procedure bears no medical merit as far as what I could speculate in medicine at this time; technically, it would be extremely difficult if not impossible; financially, very unnecessarily costly; and functionally, it would not be self-fertile. Genetically, ovo-testis does exist in rare occasions but not function. ...Read more

Ovary (Definition)

The usually paired female or hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces ova and, in vertebrates, ...Read more


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Is it better for a woman with polycystic ovary syndrome to have children earlier in her life?

Is it better for a woman with polycystic ovary syndrome to have children earlier in her life?

Its better for all: Women with pcos have increased number of eggs. This however does not reflect the quality of these eggs (chromosomal make up) which is reflected by age. For a yet unidentified reason, the longer the egg stays in the ovary (the later it is ovulated) the higher chance for chromosomal abnormality in that egg and the more difficult it is to get pregnant and have a baby. Earlier pregnancies r safer too. ...Read more

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How does a woman concieve with one ovary and one uterine tube than are on opposite sides?

How does a woman concieve with one ovary and one uterine tube than are on opposite sides?

It can happen: Apparently, the fallopian tube is able to pick up an egg from the ovary located on the opposite side. It is probably not as efficient process as it may be when the ovary is on the same side and the tube must be of sufficient length to be in the physical proximity to the ovary. ...Read more

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How could a woman concieve with one ovary and one uterine tube which are on opposite sides?

How could a woman concieve with one ovary and one uterine tube which are on opposite sides?

Poor chance: The odds are not likely but it is possible and it does occur. The fallopian tubes attract the egg to it. So an egg from one side can pass behind the uterus and get picked up by the opposite tube. This is true if the tubes are anatomically low in the pelvis. Imagine passing a ball from your right hand to the left behind your back. ...Read more

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What about removing one of the 2 ovaries in a pcos woman to manage symptoms and suppress the testosterone production?

What about removing one of the 2 ovaries in a pcos woman to manage symptoms and suppress the testosterone production?

Would not work: Removing one of the ovaries would not help the underlying cause of PCOS. Ovarian drilling is a surgery that sometimes done to help with ovulation. Weight loss is key if the PCOS patient is overweight to correct the underlying hormonal imbalance ...Read more

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What happen if the women have only one ovary ?

Ovary issues: It is far more common to be unable to find an ovary (i.e. On ultrasound) than to truly have one absent. Even if there is truly an ovary absent, that means that ovulation will occur every other month. Which means it may be slightly more difficult to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Women with one ovary or two ovary what is difference ?

Women with one ovary or two ovary what is difference ?

Not much: You will not be able to tell the difference as we only need one ovary to have normal menstrual funtion. ...Read more