Considering surgery to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer?This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Considering surgery to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer? (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This information is for women at high risk of ovarian cancer. It describes the surgical procedure called Risk-Reducing Bilateral Salpingo-oophorectomy (RRBSO). It explains when the surgery is recommended, what it involves and how to manage the effects of surgery.
Organisation: Royal Women's Hospital
Publishing date: August 2019
Last reviewed: August 2019
Target audience: Women
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