Examination Procedure For Suspected Ovarian Cancer?
Good evening, I want to ask, what is the procedure for early examination for patients suspected of having ovarian cancer? What are the most common symptoms? Thank you, Best regards, Irma
Hello Irma, Thank you for the question.
Ovarian cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the ovary. malignant ovaries. The exact cause of this cancer is unknown. However, this condition is more common in women who have experienced menopause and women who have a family history of ovarian cancer. In the early stages, ovarian cancer usually does not cause symptoms. New symptoms appear when the cancer has grown or has been in an advanced stage. Symptoms that can appear include abdominal pain, flatulence, abdominal appearing, nausea, vomiting, weight loss, frequent urination, lower back pain, pain during intercourse, bleeding from the vagina, and changes in menstruation if still menstruating. To diagnose this condition requires an interview with a doctor, a doctor's physical examination, and supporting examinations such as blood tests, ultrasound, CT scan, MRI, and biosi (tissue sampling). From this examination, the doctor will find out whether you have ovarian cancer or not. Further treatment will be determined by the doctor in accordance with the results of the examination.
If you experience the symptoms mentioned above, you should immediately consult a gynecologist so that the cause can be ascertained immediately and treatment can be given immediately.
I hope this helps.