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Why I Chose to Have My Ovaries Removed – BRCA1 & Laparoscopic Prophylactic Oophorectomy Recovery
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Why I Chose to Have My Ovaries Removed – BRCA1 & Laparoscopic Prophylactic Oophorectomy Recovery

This post is about my personal decision to have my ovaries removed.  I am a BRCA1 positive, breast cancer survivor that opted for a laparoscopic prophylactic oophorectomy to decrease my risk of ovarian cancer. Why I Chose to Have My Ovaries Removed – BRCA1 & Oophorectomy I recently had an oophorectomy at MD Anderson because…