If you were diagnosed with ovarian cancer, this is not an invitation to give up on life. This type of cancer can be treated and in this article we will present the best treatment options that are available in modern medicine.
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Ovarian cancer affects female reproductive organs that are responsible for producing such hormones as estrogen and progesterone. Ovarian cancer is more common in women aged 60-70 years. 80% of cases occur after the menopause. Most commonly, pathology manifests itself only as a cyst that grows slowly and gradually transforms into a malignant tumor.
If the cancer has been found in beginning stage of its development, survival rate is very impressive - up to 94%. Second stage has 50 and 70% of survival and the third stage has indicators of 35%. Naturally, the sooner pathology is diagnosed, the better is the prognosis in long turn.
According to ScienceDaily, which is an American scientific newspaper, researchers from the University of Yale found mutation genes, that contribute to the development of ovarian cancer. These findings were published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. According to research conducted by Yale professors only specific gene mutations can contribute to the development of carcinosarcomas. It means that now diagnosis of ovarian cancer can be done in most cases on time if a person knows she has genetic predisposition to this disease and gets examined on a regular basis.