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Can You Have Ovarian Cancer After The Ovaries Are Removed
Primary peritoneal : There is a disease which looks like ovarian cancer under the microscope; is treated like ovarian cancer and has the same type of symptoms. It is called primary peritoneal carcinoma. Removal of the ovaries does not decrease the risk of having this disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
How do you know if ovaries are getting blood supply after hysterectomy (removal of uterus, cervix, tubes, and removal of cysts on each ovary but able to save the ovaries)?
Ovaries have dual: blood flow from both from the uterus and from the ovarian artery which is a branch directly off the aorta. So when you remove tubes and uterus, the ovary still gets flow from its second blood source. I wish you a speedy recovery from your surgery and hope your ovaries live a quiet, cyst-free existence from now on. ...Read more
Hx of endometriosis, ovarian cysts and removal of left ovary. During last surgery, right ovary was stitched to uterus, w/o consent. Can it be tested that eggs are getting to fallopian tubes?
If I have ovarian benign serous cystadenoma removing with ovary tugether will reduce the risk for ovarian cancer?
What are the percent chances of being able to get pregnant if you have endometriosis, scar tissue, a septate uterus, and ovarian dysgerminoma?
Since ovarian cysts can bleed if they are large and they rupture what are the chances of an ovarian pregnancy being misdiagnosed when ruptured?
Need ultrasound: Ovarian pregnancies are rare. An ultrasound can make sure your pregnancy is in the uterus if you are far enough along. Following the bHCG levels for a doubling every 48hrs helps to exclude an abnormal pregnancy. If you are faint and/or have significant pain, call your doctor. ...Read more
For High Risk Women: Having your ovaries removed is usually reserved for women with a significantly increased risk of breast cancer and ovarian cancer due to an inherited mutation in the brca1 or brca2 gene — two genes linked to breast cancer, ovarian cancer and other cancers. High-risk women age 35 and older who have completed childbearing are the best candidates for this surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can eggs be harvested from an ovary with multiple cysts/dermoids? If you have no ovaries but still a uterus will you have menses?
Fallopian tube twisted due to follicle cyst and had to have ovary removed. What are the chances of that happening again?
Unlikely: Twisting of the tube and ovary (torsion) is an unusual event anyway. It cannot occur on the side that was taken out. It would be extremely unlikely to happen to your other side. ...Read more
Having complete hysterectomy due to history of endometriosis an ovarian mass do you think it's necessary to take the ovaries. My tubes are tied.
Will endometriosis turn into cancer? Is there any risk that the cysts or adhesions I have because of endometriosis are cancerous?
Can an ovarian pregnancy and ovarian cysts be mistaken for each other when they rupture since both will leave the body and damage the ovaries?
Depends: At 39 years old, you probably have functioning ovaries. If they are removed you are (without hormonal replacement) plunged into menopause. A question would be, are you in pain, or are the ovaries just known to have asyptomatic cysts on them? Most physicians would remove symptomatic ovarian cysts if other means to shrink them didm't work. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any benefit to not remove healthy uterus if ovary due to cyst must be removed? No cancer history on both sides of family. Lost prior ovary to ectopic.
No benefit: Leaving the uterus in, after both ovaries are gone, will not provide any benefit. There is additional, albeit minimal, risk in removing the uterus as compared to removing the ovary alone. ...Read more
Menopause: By leaving the ovaries this should not occur ...Read more
It is possible: The rounded appearance of the ovaries can be deceiving; in the embryo, when the ovaries descend into the fetal pelvis some cells may trail behind and be left outside the ovary. In addition, ovarian tissue is really somewhat comet shaped, with cells distributed along the ligament which is cut at surgery. These cells may become oca. Other cells body lining cells may also transform into oca as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 12 days post op from having my uterus, cervix and tubes removed. Will i be affected biennially in any way or do the ovaries provide all the hormon?
Ovaries provide: The ovaries provide all the hormones that make you a woman. The tubes are just that, tubes. And the uterus is really just a vessel for holding a pregnancy. No hormonal production at all. While studies have shown that hysterectomy can reduce blood flow to ovary which can affect hormones, most women notice no changes in their hormones after hysterectomy. If you do notice changes, see md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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