Ovarian Cancer Articles A-Z
Ovarian Cancer Screening - Ovarian Cancer Surgery
This page contains links to eMedTV Ovarian Cancer Articles containing information on subjects from Ovarian Cancer Screening to Ovarian Cancer Surgery. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Ovarian Cancer Stages
As this eMedTV page explains, the stages of ovarian cancer are determined by tests that reveal if cancer has spread within the ovaries or to other parts of the body. The stages include stage I, stage II, stage III, and stage IV, with further sub-stages.
- Ovarian Cancer Statistics
The overall 5-year relative survival rate for ovarian cancer for 1996-2002 was 44.7 percent. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers more statistics on ovarian cancer, including those relating to survival rates, diagnosis, mortality rates, and more.
- Ovarian Cancer Support
This eMedTV article explains the various ovarian cancer support options available to women. For example, support groups provide an environment where patients can discuss their concerns with others who may be having similar experiences.
- Ovarian Cancer Surgery
This segment of the eMedTV library describes the various types of surgery for ovarian cancer. This article takes a closer look at how each type is performed and also discusses several risk factors to be aware of.