Women, Know the Common Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer symptoms are usually fairly common, so they are often ignored.

Women, Know the Common Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer

Not as popular as breast cancer or cervical cancer, ovarian cancer is also a very dangerous cancer for women. The reason, ovarian cancer ranks seventh among the types of cancer that often affects women.

Ovarian cancer is a cancer that attacks the ovaries or ovaries, even the development of this cancer is very fast. The symptoms do not seem like big problems, so not many cancers are known at an early stage.

"Ovarian cancer is often called silent killer because the symptoms are easily ignored or associated with 'growing older' in perimenopausal and menopausal women," said Dr. Kelly Manahan, a gynecologic oncologist with the American Cancer Treatment Center (CTCA) at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.

Also read: Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer.

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