Cancer As A Chronic Illness

The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Last Modified: January 26, 2012

Question:

My Doctor mentioned that I should view my cancer (ovarian) as more of a chronic illness because there is no cure, however there are treatments and medicines that can help. What tips do you have for living with this uncertainty?

Answer:

This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Series. View the entire Focus on Gynecologic Cancers transcript.

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