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Ovarian Cancer: Personal Stories

Personal Stories from Ovarian Cancer Patients

This link will take you to the ovarian cancer web site at Johns Hopkins Pathology. Share your story or read about other patients’ accounts of their experiences with ovarian cancer.

Personal Stories from Ovarian Cancer Patients

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Patrick Dempsey: Cancer Caregiver

A decade before Grey’s Anatomy was even imagined, Patrick Dempsey -- the actor who catapulted to fame as “Dr. McDreamy” in the hit medical drama -- was already working on his bedside manner. No, he wasn’t preparing for a part. He had traveled back to rural Maine, where he’d been raised, to help his mother, Amanda, take on the fight of her life: a second bout with ovarian cancer. Her cancer, first caught in stage IV in 1996, returned in 1999, and Dempsey and his family were there to give her...

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Ovarian Cancer Stories

This link will take you to the American Cancer Society’s web site, where you’ll find personal stories from four women with ovarian cancer.

Ovarian Cancer Stories

 

Ovarian Cancer Survivors’ Stories

This link will take you to the Lance Armstrong Foundation's web site. Click on "Hear from others" and then select "Ovarian" under "Search for Stories" for personal stories from ovarian cancer survivors.

Ovarian Cancer Survivors’ Stories

 

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