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Why does ovarian cancer cause heartburn?

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Dr. Sri Sundararaman
Radiation Oncology 29 years experience
Briefly: Unfortunately in advanced cases, masses or fluid can put pressure on the abdominal & pelvic cavity and also exert pressure on the stomach causing bloating, early satiety & reflux type symptoms. Rarely cancer can affect the stomach & ovaries at the same time.
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Last updated Mar 2, 2020

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