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What does USO stand for?

USO stands for Unilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy (surgical procedure)

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She reported on a prospective, consecutive case series involving 100 private and clinic patients in which this method was used over a 3-year period for fascial closure of total laparoscopic hysterectomies; bilateral or unilateral salpingo-oophorectomy where the port site was more than 12 mm to remove the specimen using an endocatch bag; and any robotic surgery where the ports are generally more than 8 mm.
If preservation of fertility is desired and the carcinoma is limited to the ovary, unilateral salpingo-oophorectomy or strumectomy is suggested; otherwise, total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy are typically performed.