OVARIAN CANCER FACTS
1 in 72 women in the USA have Ovarian Cancer
22,000+ new cases are diagnosed each year
5th leading cause of cancer deaths in women in the U.S.
14,000+ women lose their lives each year
Late detection is the #1 cause of Ovarian Cancer deaths
A PAP smear is NOT a test for Ovarian Cancer – it detects Cervical Cancer
OVARIAN CANCER SYMPTOMS
Check with your doctor if any of these persist for an extended period of time:
• Abdominal pressure, bloating, swelling, or discomfort
• Nausea, loss of appetite
• Unusual fatigue
• Abnormal vaginal bleeding
• Unexplained weight gain or loss
• Urinary frequency, constipation or diarrhea
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