• Partial Laparoscopic Oophorectomy for Fertility Preservation

    1 month ago - By Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

    Summary: Ten percent of malignancies occur in women under age 40. Cancer treatments can lead to primary ovarian insufficiency, infertility, and cardiovascular, cognitive, and skeletal risks associated with menopause. As oncologic care advances and survival improves, fertility preservation becomes a vital consideration at diagnosis and in survivorship. Summary: This is a case of a 20 yo G0 with stage IIIC small cell hypercalcemic right ovarian carcinoma who is status post exploratory laparotomy, right oophorectomy, omentectomy, right periaortic lymph node dissection and appendectomy for...
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