Opportunistic salpingectomy at the time of hysterectomy for benign disease as a means to reduce the epithelial ovarian cancer risk.
Nearby organ, vessel or nerve injury.
Damage to the ovarian reserve, if anatomy is not respected.
If performed as a stand-alone operation for sterilization, early discharge.
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