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Hysterectomy needed. Should I allow salpingo-oophorectomy?

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Dr. Linda Bernstein
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Depends

Speak with your doctor about the risks and benefits of removing your ovaries .
There are a lot of factors involved including your age, the health of your ovaries and the reason you are having surgery. The hormones they produce are helpful in preventing osteoporosis as well as regulating menopause . Make sure that you have all the information before you decide . Good luck !

In brief: Depends

Speak with your doctor about the risks and benefits of removing your ovaries .
There are a lot of factors involved including your age, the health of your ovaries and the reason you are having surgery. The hormones they produce are helpful in preventing osteoporosis as well as regulating menopause . Make sure that you have all the information before you decide . Good luck !
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