Malignant proliferation in the ovary, which may extend to other parts of the body, which can be lethal.
One or both ovaries. Can spread to the lungs and bones.
Women of any age,
in women over 50 years.
Signs and symptoms.
In general, do not show symptoms until the tumor
grown. Early symptoms:
Mild discomfort in the lower abdomen.
Excessive growth of hair.
loss without reason.
Under inflated abdomen, hard and sometimes sensitive.
Pain during sex.
It is not known.
Undergo annual pelvic exams, which offer the best
of early detection and cure.
Diagnosis and Treatment.
Medical treatment. Surgery to remove the cancerous ovary and other affected areas, such as.
fallopian tubes, uterus and sometimes the other ovary.
and / or chemotherapy.
Psychotherapy and counseling to learn how to cope with
For explanation of surgery and postoperative care.
There are no restrictions after recovering from surgery.
diet diet, well - balanced, high in
to help repair the tissues.
His own observation of symptoms.
Medical history and physical examination by
Analysis of blood.
Ultrasonography of the abdomen.
X - rays of the abdomen.
Surgical techniques for diagnosis, such as colposcopy and laparoscopy.
Death by extension of
to other parts of the body.
25 or 50% of women with
survive at least 5 years after treatment.
Have symptoms of an
The following occurs after surgery:
increased pain, swelling, redness or drainage from the wound. Pain or swelling in the leg.
such as fever, chills,