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Ovariectomy

Known as: Oophorectomy, ovary removal surgery, ovaries removal 
Partial or complete removal of one or both of the ovaries.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) is the standard surgery for stage I endometrial cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Pelvic lymph nodes are the most common site of extrauterine tumor spread in early-stage endometrial cancer, but the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Proposed origins of pelvic serous carcinoma include the ovary, fallopian tube, and peritoneum. Prophylactic salpingo… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Data concerning the efficacy of bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy for reducing the risk of gynecologic cancer in… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
BACKGROUND Oncologic resection techniques affect outcome for colon cancer and rectal cancer, but standardized guidelines have not… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The connection between breast cancer and estrogen has been recognized for more than 100 years, since George Beatson demonstrated… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Postoperative radiotherapy for International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) stage-1 endometrial… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A novel secreted glycoprotein that regulates bone resorption has been identified. The protein, termed Osteoprotegerin (OPG), is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The surgical pathologic features of 621 patients with Stage I carcinoma of the endometrium are presented. All patients were… Expand
Review
1981
Review
1981
1 out of 4-5 women develop uterine leiomyomata, the most common solid pelvic tumors in women. This paper assesses the reports… Expand