Ovariectomy

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

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1936-2017
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2016
Review
2016
The neuroprotective effects of menopausal hormonal therapy in Parkinson's disease (PD) have not yet been clarified, and it is… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Mastectomy and salpingo-oophorectomy are widely used by carriers of BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations to reduce their risks of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy (RRSO) is widely used by carriers of BRCA1 or BRCA2 (BRCA1/2) mutations to reduce… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Data on the efficacy of bilateral prophylactic mastectomy for breast cancer risk reduction in women with BRCA1 and BRCA2… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Data concerning the efficacy of bilateral prophylactic oophorectomy for reducing the risk of gynecologic cancer in… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND The ovaries provide approximately half the circulating testosterone in premenopausal women. After bilateral… (More)
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1999
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1999
Osteopontin is one of the major noncollagenous bone matrix proteins produced by osteoblasts and osteoclasts, bone cells that are… (More)
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1995
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1995
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder whose etiology is presently unknown. Probably the most… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The long-term skeletal effects of ovariectomy and aging were studied in female Sprague-Dawley rats sacrificed at 270, 370, and… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
To determine the relation of menopause to the risk of coronary heart disease, we analyzed data on a prospective cohort of 121,700… (More)
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