This forum is for questions and support regarding ovarian cancer issues, such as: Biopsy, Chemotherapy, Clinical Trials, Genetics, Hysterectomy, Immunotherapy, Ovarian Cancer Types, Radiation Therapy, Risk Factors, Screening, Staging, Surgery.
I am 41 years old. I had blood tests approximately three months ago, which revealed a CA125 of 27, increased to 30+ and now 127. I had a vaginal ultrasound today, which revealed a cyst inside my left ovary. A doppler was performed and no blood flow to the cyst was revealed. I am being referred to MD Anderson and am terrified. Neither of my parents had cancer (father died of massive heart attack at 53, mother died of end-stage renal disease at 64). My paternal grandmother died of colon cancer; paternal grandfather died of heart attack.
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