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Things to Know About Ovarian Cancer
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Things to Know About Ovarian Cancer

posted on Nov. 21, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
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Ovarian cancer grows rapidly and forms a mass or tumor inside ovaries. Often called as silent killer, women who are suffering from ovarian cancer are hardly able to detect its symptoms. Read this article to know all about ovarian cancer including its symptoms, connection with oral contraceptives, survival rate and risk factors associated with it.

Rising Cases of Ovarian Cancer
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Rising Cases of Ovarian Cancer

posted on Nov. 19, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
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Ovarian Cancer is expected to rise up to 55 percent in the next twenty years. It has the lowest survival rate of all female cancers. A woman’s risk of having ovarian cancer is about 1 in 78 in her lifetime. Let us read here more on the challenges, symptoms and the reasons for the rise in ovarian cancer.

Prevention of ovarian cancer
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Prevention of ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Prevention of Ovarian Cancer is done with Hysterectomy, Tubal Ligation and Genetic counseling and testing.

Treatment for ovarian cancer
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Treatment for ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Treatment for ovarian cancer is performed with Laparotomy, Lymph Node Dissection, and Omentectomy procedures. These procedures are combined with radiation therapy and chemotherapy.

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Types of Ovarian cancer
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Types of Ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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There are 4 types of Ovarian Cancer which includes Epithelial Tumors, Germ cell carcinoma Tumors, Stromal Carcinoma Tumors, and Small Cell Carcinoma of the Tumors.

Diagnosis of Ovarian cancer
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Diagnosis of Ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer is performed with Computed Tomography Tests, Ultrasound and Imaging Tests.

Ovarian cancer screening
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Ovarian cancer screening

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Ovarian cancer screening is performed with Transvaginal Ultrasound and CA-125 blood test.

Causes of ovarian cancer
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Causes of ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Causes of ovarian cancer include familial history, reproductive history, age, and usage of birth control pills.

Signs and Symptoms of ovarian cancer
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Signs and Symptoms of ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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Signs and Symptoms of ovarian cancer includes vaginal bleeding, increased feeling of pressure and pain in abdomen and lower pain.

Stages of ovarian cancer
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Stages of ovarian cancer

posted on Sep 17, 2018
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There are mainly 4 stages of ovarian cancer. Stage 1 is the starting phase and Stage 4 is the most critical stage where the cancerous condition spreads to the other parts of the body.