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

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: 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

In brief: 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
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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