Angelina Jolie is preparing for a new operation
Last spring, the actress has removed the Breasts, now going to cut the ovaries. Our expert obstetrician-gynecologist explains whether such measuresAngelina Jolie once again preparing for surgery. Last spring, the actress said that doctors had removed her Breasts to reduce the risk of breast cancer. It is from this disease's mother died of Angelina Marcelin Bertrand and aunt Debbie Martin. Jolie has admitted that she does not want her children have lost a mother, so ready to do everything possible to avoid cancer. Now the actress has decided to remove the ovaries. We asked the expert to explain how justified such an operation.Up to 10 percent of all women have exactly the same risks, like Jolie, but this does not mean that all women now need to remove the Breasts and ovaries! - I'm sure Faith BALAN, head of the Scientific Advisory branch of the Moscow regional research Institute of obstetrics and gynecology, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor. - I'm against that too radical prevention. Even when identified cancer we do not always remove the mammary gland. 20-30 years ago in Russia for cancer and the removal of the mammary glands also cut out the ovaries, but since then don't do it, because you can and prevention of conduct, and treated early in other ways. The actress really has the risk of breast cancer, but the removal of the ovaries and mammary glands do not insure her from cancer of other organs.IMPORTANT!The Council gynecologist for all women to have mammograms every year starting at age 40.