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can herpes cause ovarian cancer

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Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
No: Tamoxifen can increase a women's risk for endometrial cancer (cancer of the uterus). It does not increase the risk for ovarian cancer.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
No: There is no evidence to suggest that abortions cause any type of cancer including ovarian cancer.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
No: I am not sure what surgery you are talking about, but in and of itself surgery will not cause ovarian cancer to spread.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Talc in ovarian ca: One explanation for a possible association between talc and ovarian cancer is that decades ago talcum powder was sometimes contaminated with asbestos, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Should not: Ovarian cancer does not cause blood in the urine. However, if the ovarian cancer is locally advancing into the bladder, then blood may be seen in the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jekwon Yeh
12 years experience Radiation Oncology
HPV: cervical cancer is caused by the HPV virus.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: This is worrisome though, especially if it's well above the reference range and there's no clear explanation. (Mild elevations mean little and the ran ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Moffitt
16 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Unknown: We aren't sure exactly what the cause of ovarian cancer is yet. Most ovarian cancer is diagnosed at a late stage and is treatable with a combination ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Spread inside the be: Ovarian cancer tends to spread all over the intestines , leading to their normal movement and normal functions. This is reflected in any form of diges ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. A. tarig Ahmed
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Ovarian pain: Pain can radiate but usually should be on the the same side of the cancer. Other causes of pain should be considered.
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