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How long can you live with ovarian cancer?

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Dr. Devon Webster
Internal Medicine - Oncology
4 doctors agree

In brief: It depends

Ovarian cancer that is caught early enough can be cured with surgery and you can live a normal life.
Ovarian cancer that can't be cured can be treated repeatedly. Many women live for years with ovarian cancer with intermittent treatment, but each case is different. This is something you should ask your oncologist to be very honest about.

In brief: It depends

Ovarian cancer that is caught early enough can be cured with surgery and you can live a normal life.
Ovarian cancer that can't be cured can be treated repeatedly. Many women live for years with ovarian cancer with intermittent treatment, but each case is different. This is something you should ask your oncologist to be very honest about.
Dr. Devon Webster
Dr. Devon Webster
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Dr. Paul Nowicki
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: It depends on

The stage and type of ovarian cancer.
Patient's overall fitness also plays a role as far how much chemotherapy and for how long they can receive it if the cancer recurrs.

In brief: It depends on

The stage and type of ovarian cancer.
Patient's overall fitness also plays a role as far how much chemotherapy and for how long they can receive it if the cancer recurrs.
Dr. Paul Nowicki
Dr. Paul Nowicki
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