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Surgery

The type of surgery you have depends on where the cancer is in your body. Find out about the different types of surgery for ovarian cancer, what happens before surgery and how you might feel after your operation.

Types of surgery

Find out about the different types of surgery for ovarian cancer.

Before your operation

Find out about what happens before surgery, the people you’ll meet and the exercises you need to do.

Going into hospital

Find out about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.

After surgery

Find out how you’ll feel after your surgery for ovarian cancer, when you can go home, and about follow up appointments.

Problems after surgery

Find out about the possible complications after surgery for ovarian cancer.

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