Ovarian Cancer Center
Call for Genetic Screening to Become New Norm
Simple Steps to Reduce Women’s Cancer Risk
Using Ovarian Tumor Type to Predict Rx Benefit
Rx Combo Showed Promise for Ovarian Cancer
An ovarian cyst may be found on the surface of an ovary or inside it. A cyst contains fluid. Sometimes it contains solid tissue too. Most ovarian cysts are benign (not cancer). Most ovarian cysts go away with time. Sometimes, a doctor will find a cyst that does not go away or that gets larger. The doctor may order tests to make sure that the cyst is not cancer.
Ovarian cancer can invade, shed, or spread to other organs.
- Invade: A malignant ovarian tumor can grow and invade organs next to the ovaries, such as the fallopian...