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A 30-year-old female asked:

Was diagnosed with a stage 1a/grade 1 mucinous ovarian tumor last year. had right ovary/tube removed. is this considered borderline or pre-cancer?

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Dr. Leila Hashemi
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Ovarian ca: hi, if you have Mucinous Adenocarcinoma then that is a cancerous tumor but because it is stage 1 the surgery should be curative, although usually the uterus and both ovaries are removed unless the woman wants to have kids later,
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