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    • Letter

    Letter, Reply:


    • Improved quality of risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy in Australasian women at high risk of pelvic serous cancer.
    • Lee YC, Bressel M, Grant P, Russell P, Smith C, Picken S, Camm S, Kiely BE, Milne RL, McLachlan SA, Hickey M, Friedlander ML, Hopper JL, Phillips KA; Kathleen Cuningham Foundation Consortium for Research into Familial Breast Cancer (kConFab).
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    • Review


    Opportunistic salpingectomy: What about the role of the ovary in ovarian cancer?

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    • Tucker PE, Cohen PA.
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    • Review
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    • Review
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    Comment / Editorial

    Adjuvant Oophorectomy in the Treatment of Early-Stage BRCA Mutation-Positive Breast Cancer.

    Research News

    Ovary removal is linked to lower breast cancer mortality in BRCA1 carriers.

    • Adjuvant Oophorectomy in the Treatment of Early-Stage BRCA Mutation-Positive Breast Cancer.
    • Disis ML.
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    • Pathologic findings at risk-reducing surgery.
    • Mourits MJ, de Bock GH, Hollema H.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2015 May 1;33(13):1514. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.59.3376. Epub 2015 Mar 2.

    Pathologic Findings at Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy: Primary Results From Gynecologic Oncology Group Trial GOG-0199.


    Reply to m.j. Mourits et Al.

    • Breast MRI Fibroglandular Volume and Parenchymal Enhancement in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers Before and Immediately After Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy.
    • DeLeo MJ 3rd, Domchek SM, Kontos D, Conant E, Chen J, Weinstein S.
    • AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Mar;204(3):669-73. doi: 10.2214/AJR.13.12146.
    • Endometrial adenocarcinoma after risk reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
    • Catherine Naber, Elise Everett, Cheung Wong
    • Gynecologic Oncology, 2015 Feb;136(2):395. 2014 NEAGO Abstracts. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.11.024.
    • Conference abstract
    • Ovarian cancer risk after salpingectomy: a nationwide population-based study.
    • Falconer H, Yin L, Grönberg H, Altman D.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Jan 27 [2015 Feb;];107(2). pii: dju410. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju410. Print 2015 Feb.

    Comment / Editorial

    Salpingectomy as a potential ovarian cancer risk-reducing procedure.

    Research snippets.


    • Risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy: a meta-analysis on impact on ovarian cancer risk and all cause mortality in BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 mutation carriers.
    • Marchetti C, De Felice F, Palaia I, Perniola G, Musella A, Musio D, Muzii L, Tombolini V, Panici PB.
    • BMC Womens Health. 2014 Dec 12;14:150. doi: 10.1186/s12905-014-0150-5.
    • Pathologic Findings at Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy: Primary Results From Gynecologic Oncology Group Trial GOG-0199.
    • Sherman ME, Piedmonte M, Mai PL, Ioffe OB, Ronnett BM, Van Le L, Ivanov I, Bell MC, Blank SV, DiSilvestro P, Hamilton CA, Tewari KS, Wakeley K, Kauff ND, Yamada SD, Rodriguez G, Skates SJ, Alberts DS, Walker JL, Minasian L, Lu K, Greene MH.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2014 Oct 10;32(29):3275-83. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2013.54.1987. Epub 2014 Sep 8.

    Letter, Comment:

    Pathologic findings at risk-reducing surgery.

    Letter, Reply:

    Reply to m.j. Mourits et Al.

    • Impact of Oophorectomy on Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Women With a BRCA1 or BRCA2 Mutation.
    • Finch AP, Lubinski J, Møller P, Singer CF, Karlan B, Senter L, Rosen B, Maehle L, Ghadirian P, Cybulski C, Huzarski T, Eisen A, Foulkes WD, Kim-Sing C, Ainsworth P, Tung N, Lynch HT, Neuhausen S, Metcalfe KA, Thompson I, Murphy J, Sun P, Narod SA.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2014 May 20;32(15):1547-53. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.2820. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

    Comment, Editorial:

    A major step forward for BRCA1/2-related cancer risk management.

    Research news: Oophorectomy in women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations. (Lancet Oncology)

    Press: Early Surgery in BRCA1 Carriers Lowers Ovarian Cancer Risk. (Medscape)

    Press: Young women with BRCA1 mutation 'should remove ovaries earlier'. (Medical News Today)

    • The impact of risk-reducing hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy on survival in patients with a history of breast cancer-A population-based data linkage study.
    • Obermair A, Youlden DR, Baade PD, Janda M.
    • Int J Cancer. 2014 May 1;134(9):2211-22. doi: 10.1002/ijc.28537. Epub 2013 Oct 31.
    • Prophylactic bilateral salpingectomy (PBS) to reduce ovarian cancer risk incorporated in standard premenopausal hysterectomy: complications and re-operation rate.
    • Vorwergk J, Radosa MP, Nicolaus K, Baus N, Jimenez Cruz J, Rengsberger M, Gajda M, Diebolder H, Runnebaum IB.
    • J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2014 May;140(5):859-65. doi: 10.1007/s00432-014-1622-6. Epub 2014 Feb 27.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Zakher B, Mitchell JP, Okinaka-Hu L, Fu R.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):255-66.
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    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4). doi: 10.7326/P14-9008.

    Systematic Review:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • Moyer VA; U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):271-81.

    Patient Education Handout:

    Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

    • Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):I-16.

    Practice Guideline:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • Outcome of unexpected adnexal neoplasia discovered during risk reduction salpingo-oophorectomy in women with germ-line BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations.
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    • Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Feb;132(2):280-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.12.009. Epub 2013 Dec 12.


    Risk reducing salpingo-oophorectomy for BRCA mutation carriers: twenty years later.

    • The impact of bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy on breast MRI background parenchymal enhancement and fibroglandular tissue.
    • Price ER, Brooks JD, Watson EJ, Brennan SB, Comen EA, Morris EA.
    • Eur Radiol. 2014 Jan;24(1):162-8. doi: 10.1007/s00330-013-2993-9. Epub 2013 Aug 28.
    • Prophylactic salpingectomy in premenopausal low-risk women for ovarian cancer: Primum non nocere.
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    Opportunistic salpingectomy for women at low risk for development of ovarian carcinoma: the time has come.

    • Prophylactic Salpingectomy and Delayed Oophorectomy as an Alternative for BRCA Mutation Carriers.
    • Kwon JS, Tinker A, Pansegrau G, McAlpine J, Housty M, McCullum M, Gilks CB.
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    Ideal Risk Reduction Management for Women With BRCA Gene Mutations: Still Not There Yet.

    • Pre-diagnosis oophorectomy, estrogen therapy and mortality in a cohort of women diagnosed with breast cancer.
    • Nichols HB, Trentham-Dietz A, Newcomb PA, Egan KM, Titus LJ, Hampton JM, Visvanathan K.
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