Jun 11, 2013

    Ovary removal may not reduce risk of cancer

    Women buoyed by Hollywood star Angelina Jolie's successful double mastectomy and her future plans to remove her ovaries as a precautionary measure against cancer need to think twice about doing the same. Doctors My Paper spoke to said that ovary removal may not be necessary as screening for ovarian cancer can be inaccurate, compared to other types of cancer.