Aug. 10, 2021
S2E22: Depressive symptoms after a oophorectomy
Removal of both ovaries in a premenopausal woman …
Removal of both ovaries in a premenopausal woman results in an abrupt withdrawal of estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. Therefore removing your ovaries may have significant effects on your mood and well-being. Join Sarah and Beth as they hear from a fellow young survivor also named Sarah as she shares her experience with having her uterus and ovaries removed after a breast cancer diagnosis.