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Your treatment depends on where your cancer is, how big it is, whether it has spread anywhere else in your body, and your general health. A team of doctors and other professionals discuss the best treatment and care for you.

Treatment decisions

Find out about the types of treatment for ovarian cancer, and how your doctor decides which treatment you need.


Find out about the different types of surgery for ovarian cancer, what happens before surgery and what to expect afterwards.


Read about when, where and how you have chemotherapy for ovarian cancer, and the possible side effects.


Radiotherapy uses high energy x-rays to kill ovarian cancer cells. Find out about your planning appointment and how you have external radiotherapy.

Follow up after ovarian cancer

Find out about follow up appointments and tests after treatment for ovarian cancer.

Research and clinical trials

Find out about research into ovarian cancer, clinical trials and how you can take part.

Last reviewed: 
27 Apr 2016

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