Angelina Jolie has additional plans to remove ovaries

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HOLLYWOOD superstar Angelina Jolie is planning to have surgery to remove her ovaries, a report says.

It comes just a day after the humanitarian activist and mother of six revealed that she had undergone a double mastectomy in a preventive surgery against breast cancer.

Jolie, 37, wrote in The New York Times that she decided to have the operation after learning that she had a "faulty" gene, BRCA1, which "sharply increases my risk of developing breast cancer and ovarian cancer".

 

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