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The Role of Prophylactic Oophorectomy in the Management of Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer Syndrome

By A.J. Lowery and K.J. Sweeney

Submitted: March 23rd 2011Reviewed: September 27th 2011Published: April 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30877

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A.J. Lowery and K.J. Sweeney (April 20th 2012). The Role of Prophylactic Oophorectomy in the Management of Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer Syndrome, Hysterectomy Ayman Al-Hendy and Mohamed Sabry, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30877. Available from:

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