Ovarian Cancer: What You Need to Know

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  • September Is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  • What is Ovarian Cancer?
  • How Does It Form?
  • The Four Stages of Ovarian Cancer
  • Symptoms and Signs on Ovarian Cancer
  • Black Women and Ovarian Cancer
  • How Common Is It?
  • What Are The Screening Options?
  • Ovarian Cancer Treatment
  • Does an Ovarian Cyst Mean Cancer?

What Is Ovarian Cancer?

Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that begins forming in the ovaries. A woman’s two ovaries are placed on the right and left side of one’s uterus. In its early stages, ovarian cancer shows very little symptoms if any and is often undiagnosed until it spreads to the pelvis or abdomen, writes the Mayo Clinic

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