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Table 1 CBIS questionnaire results

From: The GELPOINT (Applied Medical) port is a suitable instrument for salpingo-oophorectomy with good rates of patient satisfaction, in particular body image

Cosmesis and body image questionnaire consisting of a body image score and a cosmetic score.
Question Mean score Range Median
1 Are you less satisfied with your body since the operation?
1 = not at all
2 = a little bit
3 = quite a bit
4 = yes, extremely
1.43 1–4 1
2 Do you think the operation has damaged your body?
(Score 1–4 as for question 1)
1 1 1
3 Do you feel less attractive as a result of your operation?
(Score 1–4 as for question 1)
1.21 1–2 1
4 Do you feel less feminine as a result of your operation?
(Score 1–4 as for question 1)
1 1 1
5 Is it difficult to look at yourself naked?
(Score 1–4 as for question 1)
1 1 1
6 On a scale from 1 to 7, how satisfied are you with your scars?
1 = very unsatisfied
2 = quite unsatisfied
3 = a bit unsatisfied
4 = not unsatisfied/satisfied
5 = a bit satisfied
6 = quite satisfied
7 = very satisfied
4.14 1-7 1
7 On a scale from 1 to 7, how would you describe your scars?
1 = revolting
2 = quite revolting
3 = a bit revolting
4 = not revolting/not beautiful
5 = a bit beautiful
6 = quite beautiful
7 = very beautiful
4.67 4–7 4
8 Could you score your own scar(s) on a scale from 1 to 10? 9.33 8–10 10
  Total 23.78 16–29 20