An alarming number of women are unaware of ovarian cancer symptoms.  A women’s best defense is to know the symptoms and see a doctor if she has any of them, especially if they persist.  Ask for:

  • a combination pelvic/rectal exam
  • a CA-125 blood test
  • a transvaginal ultrasound

Ovarian Cancer Symptoms

  • Pelvic or abdominal pain
  • Bloating
  • Back pain
  • Difficulty eating or feeling full quickly
  • Frequency/urgency of urination
  • Unexplained weight gain or loss
  • Unusual fatigue