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Ovarian cancer dangers

Ovarian cancer dangers

Ovarian cancer dangers

Ovarian cancer is particularly dangerous because its presence is often difficult to detect until it has spread to other areas of the body beyond the ovaries (metastatic cancer).






Review Date: 1/25/2013
Reviewed By: Harvey Simon, MD, Editor-in-Chief, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Senior Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital.
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