Bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy may have risks for younger women, but safe for post-menopausal patients

By | December 9, 2021
A study of over 200,500 women who had a hysterectomy for non-cancerous reasons found an increased risk of death in women under 50 years of age when the ovaries and fallopian tubes were also removed during the surgery. The same association was not found in women over 50.