Two years after she underwent a preventive double mastectomy to make sure she doesn't get breast cancer, Angelina Jolie has gotten her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed surgically. In another editorial on The New York Times, Jolie explains why she decided to undergo the surgery.
Angelina Jolie, who underwent a preventive double mastectomy in 2013, is happy with her decision and says she is very "fortunate to have a good recovery".
Etheridge has described Angelina Jolie’s decision as ‘the most fearful choice’, in an interview with the American LGBT news portal Washington Blade.
The firms work on cancer screening gained worldwide attention this year when actress Angelina Jolie announced she had a double mastectomy after undergoing a test and finding she had an extremely high risk of developing breast cancer.
Angelina Jolie made her first public appearance since announcing her double mastectomy on Sunday, joining fiance Brad Pitt on the red carpet in London where she welcomed the debate on women's health that the surgery had sparked.
A section of experts, attributing Jolie's decision to Americans' heightened fear of death, claims that Jolie's decision was entirely a corporate PR exercise for Myriad Genetics, the company that is in the middle of a court battle to get patent for the human gene BRAC1.
Brad Pitt has called fiancee Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy a heroic attempt.