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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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Recurrent or Persistent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer Treatment

Overall, approximately 80% of patients diagnosed with ovarian epithelial cancer will relapse after first-line platinum-based and taxane-based chemotherapy and may benefit from subsequent therapies. Early detection of persistent disease by second-look laparotomies after completing first-line treatment is no longer practiced; when the outcomes in the 50% of institutions practicing such procedures were informally compared with the outcomes in those institutions not using such procedures, additional...

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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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