Due to vague symptoms, ovarian cancer often goes undiagnosed until the later stages when prognosis is poor. If caught early before the cancer has spread, the 5 year survival rate of ovarian cancer is over 90%. Do you know how to recognize the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer? Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing these symptoms consistently for longer than 2 weeks. Today is #WorldOvarianCancerDay – help us save lives and share this with the women in your life! #WOCD
Look out for these 12 signs of ovarian cancer [Infographic] ~ Known as the "silent killer," ovarian cancer is one of the least talked about cancers — yet it is the fifth most common cancer in women. Many don't realize that there are warning signs to watch for, which could be easily disregarded or mistaken as something else.
Although the symptoms of ovarian cancer usually do not present themselves until the cancer has spread, there are signs and symptoms to watch out for. Ovarian cancer can be difficult to detect and if often diagnosed in later stages.