A 26-year-old female asked:
Does a normal pelvic exam rule out ovarian cancer?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pathology 29 years experience
Pelvic exam: A good pelvic exam by a seasoned professional can often pick up abnormalities. However, if a cancer is very small it may not be discovered in a routine pelvic exam. An ultrasound can pick up small lesions. Speak with your doctor.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Is ovarian cancer only detectable by pelvic exam after it has advanced?
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Hematology and Oncology 14 years experience
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Last updated Jun 21, 2017
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