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For most women, the chances of getting this cancer are small. It most often affects women who are past menopause. You may be more likely to get it if other women in your family have had it. Also, some women inherit gene changes that increase their chances of getting it.

Learning about ovarian cancer:

Being diagnosed:

Getting treatment:

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Living with ovarian cancer:

Care at the end of life issues:

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Last Updated: October 22, 2012
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