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What effect does losing one ovary and a fallopian have on you

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What effect does losing one ovary and a fallopian have on you emotionally sexually and physically short term and long term.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

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this type of surgery affects different women differently.

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there is no "normal"

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some women go through it fine.

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other women can have depression and other symptoms.

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if you lost one ovary 50 years ago, the other would produce estrogen for you.

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have you considered talking to a counselor or psychologist about these questions and feelings you are having?