Did you decide to keep your ovaries? Why did you decide to keep them?


Although many women choose to have their ovaries removed at the time of their hysterectomy, keeping them may be the better decision. Research shows that there are many health risks when oophorectomy is done for benign reasons, especially for women who are many years away from menopause. There are many benefits for keeping your ovaries, especially if you are under the age of 65 and do not have a cancer concern.

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