Ovarian cancerLiving with

Having ovarian cancer can affect your daily life during and after treatment.

overview

Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that affects the ovaries.

symptoms

Symptoms of ovarian cancer include feeling bloated all the time, a swollen tummy and tummy pain.

causes

Things that can increase your risk of ovarian cancer include being over 50 and a family history of ovarian or breast cancer.

treatments_overview

The main treatment for ovarian cancer is surgery to remove the cancer and chemotherapy to kill any remaining cancer cells.

Page last reviewed: 30/01/2017
Next review due: 30/01/2020