As the name suggests, this type of cancer affects the ovaries, the reproductive glands in women.
These symptoms are representative of other medical conditions apart from ovarian cancer. However, consult your doctor if you experience these symptoms to rule out cancer or get it detected an early stage.
Surgery: Doctors may remove one or both ovaries along with the uterus and the fallopian tubes according to the location and spread of the cancerous cells.
Chemotherapy: Usually, a day care procedure, a combination of chemotherapy drugs may be given through drips depending on the size, type and location of the tumour.