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Christina Applegate Reveals She Had Her Ovaries & Fallopian Tubes Removed

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Christina Applegate isn't taking any chances.

Christina Applegate is taking every precaution when it comes to cancer.

As you may remember, the actress was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008 and had a double mastectomy.

The survivor told TODAY.com she's made some big choices in regards to her health recently, deciding to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed.

Related: Christina Reacts To Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Breast Cancer Reveal

The Bad Moms star explained:

"Two weeks ago, I had my ovaries and [fallopian] tubes removed. My cousin passed away from ovarian cancer in 2008. I could prevent that. That's how I've taken control of everything. It's a relief. That's one other thing off the table. Now, let's hope I don't get hit by a bus."

Wow!

But as Christina further shared, "if you're BRCA positive, it's highly possible you'll develop cancer in your lifetime." Having battled it once, she's taking back control of her body!

Of course that doesn't mean she's not worrying about her own daughter, six-year-old Sadie:

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