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ovarian tumor

I had a tumor on my right ovary 10 years ago and had that and the ovary removed. I had my son 2 years later thank God! But my question is do I ovulate every other month because of only 1 ovary?
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Hi there,
Hi There,

The function of the ovary is controlled by the brain.
take a peek at this link:

http://www.merckmanuals.com/media/professional/figures/GYN_CNS_hypothalamic_axis.gif

So the brain tells the ovary to ovulate. When there is only one ovary, she will ovulate monthly
take care
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