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How is ovarian cancer diagnosed? Signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer Ovarian cancer may cause several signs and symptoms. Women are more likely to have symptoms if the disease has spread beyond the ovaries, but even early stage ovarian cancer…
Generally, ovarian cancer does not cause many early signs until the cancer grows. Women should consult their physician if they experience pressure or fullness in the pelvis, abdominal bloating, or changes in bowel and bladder patterns that continue and/or worsen.…
Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer Bloating Pelvic or abdominal pain A swollen or bloated abdomen Difficulty eating or feeling full quickly Nausea, indigestion, gas, constipation or diarrhea Urinary symptoms (urgency or frequency) Feeling tired all the time Back Pain See your…
Latest Research News
Researchers identify priority targets for immunotherapy in epithelial ovarian cancer
Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) have found that the expression pattern of a unique class of tumor-associated antigens, known as the MAGE cancer-testis antigens (CTAs), correlates with clinical outcome in epithelial ovarian cancer. Based on their findings, the…Read More
Save the Date: Shoe Away Ovarian Cancer at Saks Fifth Ave
Enjoy music, culinary treats by a local top chef and wear your most extravagant shoes to be entered for a chance to win a pair of designer shoes. Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014 Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm (Shoe modeling at 7pm) Place:…Read More