Information about ovarian and primary peritoneal cancers.
This article provides basic information about ovarian cancer, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship.
Information about ovarian cancer, its diagnosis and treatment
Ovarian epithelial cancer, fallopian tube cancer, and primary peritoneal cancer are gynecologic cancers that affect different pelvic organs, though they are often treated in the same way. They are most often treated with surgery, although the type of surgery will vary depending upon the extent of the disease of the desired outcomes.
Tumor markers can be used to diagnose, predict prognosis and evaluate treatment for ovarian cancer.