Ovarian cancer can be divided into four stages. These stages are primarily concerned with where the cancer cells are located, although some of the later sub-stages are determined by tumor size as well.
cancer: Ovarian cancer is often seen as the worst of the female pelvic cancers and the reason is largely (not solely) because it is picked up in the later stages, often Stage III. In some situations regardless of the stage, some (cellular types).
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Mum was stage 4 at diagnosis and in the lucky after nearly 9 years of treatment didn't give up until her last breath . Be aware - wonder how many of that beat cancer ? Lethal diagnosis late on