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Women discussing ovarian cancer

All about ovarian cancer, including symptoms and causes, tests and scans to diagnose  cancer of the ovary, treatment including surgery and chemotherapy, and current research. Living with ovarian cancer covers coping with your diagnosis and recovering after surgery.

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Updated: 17 June 2015