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. In order to determine a cancer’s stage, your doctor will take several tissue samples from your ovaries, pelvis, and abdomen. If cancer is detected in any or all of the samples, your doctor can determine how widespread, or how advanced, the cancer is.

Ovarian Cancer by the Numbers: Facts, Statistics, and You

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.

Stage 3 ovarian cancer ... I will fight till I die.. cancer WILL NOT win !!!

Stage 3 ovarian cancer ... I will fight till I die.. cancer WILL NOT win !!!

8 Early Warning Signs Of Ovarian Cancer You Shouldn't Ignore

8 Early Warning Signs Of Ovarian Cancer Every Woman Needs to Know

Hypothyroidism Revolution - 8 Early Warning Signs Of Ovarian Cancer You Shouldnt Ignore Thyrotropin levels and risk of fatal coronary heart disease: the HUNT study.

Teri Giangreco didn’t know the signs of ovarian cancer until she was sitting in her new gynecologic oncologist’s office discussing her stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosis.

Vancouver woman diagnosed with ovarian cancer wants others to know signs

Teri Giangreco didn’t know the signs of ovarian cancer until she was sitting in her new gynecologic oncologist’s office discussing her stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosis.

Lots of Yoga meets yoga teacher Audrey DeLong who survived stage 3 ovarian cancer in her twenties and continues to inspire others, one yoga pose at a time.

Lots of Yoga meets yoga teacher Audrey DeLong who survived stage 3 ovarian cancer in her twenties and continues to inspire others, one yoga pose at a time.

Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer - My 17 year old daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Wood, died 2/22/2005 from ovarian cancer.  Please be aware of the symptoms and remember that this ugly disease can strike woman of any age!

Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer - My 17 year old daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Wood, died from ovarian cancer. Please be aware of the symptoms and remember that this ugly disease can strike woman of any age!

Ovarian cancer is rarely caught early. But one specialist says the notion that it has no symptoms is 'baloney.'

Ovarian Cancer Is Not a ‘Silent Killer’

It took Jennifer about a year to receive her stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosis - but now shes cancer-free - Dr. Sanjay Gupta shares her story.

Ovarian Cancer Survivor Running True to Form Once Again - In 2012, Leslie Ginsberg had just placed first in her age category for the fifth time at the Camp Pendleton Mud Run. A week later, the then-65-year-old was feeling an unusual fullness and bloating in her abdomen. She was shocked to learn she had Stage 3 ovarian cancer.

In Leslie Ginsberg had just placed first in her age category for the fifth time at the Camp Pendleton Mud Run. A week later, the was feeling an unusual fullness and bloating in her abdomen. She was shocked to learn she had Stage 3 ovarian cancer.

I survived stage 3 ovarian cancer as a 17 year old high school student. AMA! : IAmA

I survived stage 3 ovarian cancer as a 17 year old high school student.

Ovarian Cancer Awareness ~ We font know how STRONG we REALLY ARE UNTIL BEING STRONG is the ONLY CHOICE

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month. Paint your toes teal, dig out some teal clothes, and join in the Tips here!

#puffs "I am here today, and today I would rather smile than cry." - Catherine Brunelle, wife, writer, and world traveler living with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer.

The Novelist: Catherine Brunelle

"I am here today, and today I would rather smile than cry." - Catherine Brunelle, wife, writer, and world traveler living with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer.

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