Here are some statistics about Ovarian cancer.
- A woman’s lifetime risk of developing invasive ovarian cancer is 1 in 72. A woman’s lifetime risk of dying from invasive ovarian cancer is 1 in 100.
- While the 11th most common cancer among women, ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer-related death among women, and is the deadliest of gynecologic cancers.
- Approximately 15 percent of ovarian cancer patients are diagnosed early with early stage disease.
If you are experiencing these signs for more than two weeks, please go to your doctor to be check out.