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Neurodegener Dis (2012) 10 (1-4): 175–178.
Published Online: 21 January 2012
...Walter A. Rocca; Brandon R. Grossardt; Lynne T. Shuster; Elizabeth A. Stewart Background: The long-term cognitive effects of hysterectomy and oophorectomy remain controversial. Objective: To explore the association of hysterectomy and oophorectomy with the subsequent risk of cognitive impairment...
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Neurodegener Dis (2010) 7 (1-3): 163–166.
Published Online: 03 March 2010
... women who underwent bilateral oophorectomy provided evidence for a sizeable neuroprotective effect of estrogen in women in the premenopausal years (most commonly before age 50 years). Several case-control studies and cohort studies also showed a neuroprotective effect in women who received estrogen...
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Neurodegener Dis (2008) 5 (3-4): 257–260.
Published Online: 06 March 2008
...Walter A. Rocca; Brandon R. Grossardt; Demetrius M. Maraganore Background: The evidence for a neuroprotective effect of estrogen in women remains controversial. Objective: We studied the long-term risk of parkinsonism and of cognitive impairment or dementia in women who underwent oophorectomy...