This patient support community is for discussions relating to ovarian cancer, biopsy, chemotherapy, clinical trials, genetics, hysterectomy, immunotherapy, radiation therapy, screening, and staging.
The best we as women can do is be aware of the signs and symptoms of Ovarian Cancer and to pass them along to others so that they can make even more aware of the signs and symptoms. It is strongly suggested if you experience any of these symptoms for more than two weeks that you seek the medical advise of your doctor.
What are the Symptoms?
Abdominal bloating/ feeling full
Loss of appetite /weight loss
Weight gain that is unexplained
Constipation and/or any change in bowel habits
Heartburn / Indigestion
Lower back, abdominal and/or pelvic pain
Pain during intercourse
Bladder or other urinary problems
Change in menstrual cycle