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Can you have an oopherectomy at age 15?

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Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: YES

Depending on the type of ovarian cyst, if it is medically necessary to have it removed it can be done.
What is usually recommended , because of your age, is maximum preservation of viable ovarian tissue.

In brief: YES

Depending on the type of ovarian cyst, if it is medically necessary to have it removed it can be done.
What is usually recommended , because of your age, is maximum preservation of viable ovarian tissue.
Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: Oophorectomy

Rarely, an oophorectomy or salpingo-oophorectomy may be performed in a 15 yo because of a benign or malignant (cancerous) mass.

In brief: Oophorectomy

Rarely, an oophorectomy or salpingo-oophorectomy may be performed in a 15 yo because of a benign or malignant (cancerous) mass.
Dr. John Geisler
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