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ovarian cancer survival rate if encapsulated cyst

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sadly, not good: If ovarian cancer has spread to the liver, the long-term medical prognosis is not good at all. Make sure you or your loved one has some good personal ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
24 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Stage 2: Ovarian cancer if stage 2 and esp if low grade have overall 5 year survival in order of 60-70% range. These long term remissions can translate into cu ... Read More
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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
Depends: For ovarian cancer, the american cancer society lists the five-year survival rate of stage iia, iib and iic ovarian cancer as 76 percent, 67 percent a ... Read More
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Dr. John Geisler
27 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Ovarian cancer: The survival rate for completely staged, completely cytoreduced, treated with chemotherapy after surgery stage ii disease is >80% at 5 years. Without ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unfortunately, low: Stage IV ovarian cancer unfortunately has a very low survival rate. The five year survival rate for this stage is around 11%.
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Dr. Morton Levitt
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Stage 4 ovarian CA: The statistics for stage 4 disease are, in general, a 17.5 % 5-year survival rate for all patients. No one can predict the outcome of an individual p ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Geisler
27 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Ovarian cancer: Treatments for this depend entirely on the time from the end of he last chemotherapy until the diagnosis of a new recurrence or progression of disease ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes possible: With out knowing stage and cell type of ovarian cancer , in general high dose chemotherapy with autologous ( patients own ) stem cell transplantation ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Doherty
39 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
A : A little more information would be needed to answer that very important question. First, are we sure it's cancer? If it truly is, the most important p ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unlikely: Hemorrhage occurs routinely in the cyst formed at ovulation. While a hemorrhagic cyst can be the result of a cancer, hemorrhagic cyst, per se, does no ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Malignant/Benign: Ovarian cancer is a serious malignant tumor and can be fatal on the other hand the ovarian cysts are benign tumors which may or may not need ant tre ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: Ovarian cysts are common in premenopausal women and most are not cancer, nor premalignant. They do need to be diagnosed appropriately and followed ca ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Maybe: If a female has questionable ovarian pathology a pelvic exam is useful because ovaries can be palpated for the most part. If noted, workup should con ... Read More

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