The study indicated that by having their ovaries and fallopian tubes removed, women with the breast-cancer gene can reduce their 50% to 85% lifetime risk of developing breast cancer by 75%.
Thick clusters were heaped on top of the ovaries and fallopian tubes.
Rebecca Skloot -- The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
They went to see a gynecologist and discovered that Deanna’s fallopian tubes had been scarred and that having a child was impossible.
Nicholas Sparks -- Message in a Bottle
Jenny had suffered several severe bouts of endometriosis before we were married and had undergone laparoscopic surgery to remove excess scar tissue from her fallopian tubes, none of which boded well for her fertility.