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Men can also get breast cancer.
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Question continued....This has happened before with other partners in past. Told Dr. He took biopsy of scar tissue but never came with any answer. I...
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Not an expert but as I understand it, a blood test called CA125 is a screening test for ovarian cancer. And on a confusing note, my mom, who had a...
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Hi,  And yes, its called IVF, they should be able to collect eggs from you, fertilise then with your husbands sperm, and all done at the right...
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Untreated ovarian cancer is likely to progress, metastasize, and cause the demise of the patient.
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Ovarian cancer occurs in approximately 1 in 18,000 pregnancies. Symptoms and signs are similar to those in the absence of pregnancy. Typically an...
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Most women with ovarian cancer have no family history of the disease, yet a woman is more likely to get the disease if her mother or sister has had...
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The average age of ovarian cancer is in the early 60s, and someone who is 75 can certainly get this disease. In addition to an ultrasound it is...
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Am not sure what type of chemotherapy you will be receiving, but this usually includes a platinum drug and a taxane drug. A description of...
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It is chemotherapy that is given after surgery to kill off the remaining cancer cells and improve the effectiveness of treatment.
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Alopecia is hair loss (from the head and/or other parts of the body), which can occur as a result of chemotherapy. This type of hair loss is usually...
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These are chemotherapy drugs that are given first because research has shown them to be most effective for treating ovarian cancer.
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Salvage chemotherapy is chemotherapy treatment that is given to someone who is not responding to other treatments for ovarian cancer.
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These are chemotherapy drugs that are given if cancer has not responded or has returned after the first round of chemotherapy drugs. Second-line...
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Staging is a system used to determine the extent of cancer spread. The stages for ovarian cancer, for example, range from stage I (the cancer is only...
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