Oophorectomy (removal of ovaries) is frequently done together with hysterectomy to decrease the risk of ovarian cancer. Postpartum to remove either a severe case of placenta praevia or placenta percreta as well as a last resort in case of excessive obstetrical haemorrhage. Severe developmental disabilities, though this treatment is controversial at best. Maternal-fetal medicine an obstetrical subspecialty, sometimes referred to as perinatology that focuses on the medical and surgicalmanagement of high-risk pregnancies and surgery on the fetus with the goal of reducing morbidity and mortality.
Endometrial ablation is a medical procedure that is used to remove (ablate) or destroy the endometrial lining of a uterus.