Ovary removal for PCOS?

Avatar for cmkarla
Administrator
Registered: 01-03-2001
Ovary removal for PCOS?
1
Tue, 05-14-2013 - 12:19pm

Would you consider getting your ovaries removed to help PCOS symptoms? Why or why not?

Karla
Community ModeratoriVillage.com

iVillage Member
Registered: 01-17-2013
Thu, 05-23-2013 - 8:48am

I have a friend who did this after she had 2 children. She says that she feels so relieved.

Personally, I am not sure I would do this. It seems so risky for long term health reasons.