Helping you make the decision about risk-reducing ovarian surgery

Welcome to OvDex Generalfor Lynchfor BRCA1for BRCA2

You have now entered the main decision support tool. This website includes pages with information about the decision (see menu), an exercise in which you can weigh different factors according to your preferences ("Your Decision") and a list of useful Contacts and Resources.

Please note that OvDex can be personalised by answering three simple questions. You should have seen and answered these questions before viewing these pages.You should have been given the option to personalise the content before viewing this page. If you wish to personalise OvDex now, please Personalise OvDex by clicking here.

The information on the following pages has been personalised and is only relevant to women who have a confirmed BRCA1 faulty genehave a confirmed BRCA2 faulty geneare from a Lynch Syndrome familyhave had an unclear genetic test result or have not been tested for a faulty genehave had a negative genetic test result (no faulty gene was identified), have had breast cancer have never had breast cancer and are under 35 years oldbetween 35 and 39 years oldbetween 40 and 49 years old50 years or older.

If this doesn't apply to you, then please go back to OvDex Home and start again by answering the questions.

The information on the following pages has not been personalised. If you do not wish to personalise OvDex then you can view the general information using the menu or see the first section on Cancer Risk.

If this does apply to you then you can browse the information using the menu or see the first section on Cancer Risk.

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