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Annekathryn Goodman, M.D.  
Female, 54
Boston, MA

Specialties: Gynecologic Cancers, Complex Gynecologic

My Posts
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
nice name
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
pap smear does not detect ovarian cancer take care
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There if you have a 3.5 cm dermoid and it is not bothering you, it is fine to wait six months and re-evaluate good luck best wishes
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 3
Hi There I think you should have a laparoscopy to rule out a gyn origin of your symptoms. I am sorry for your distress. I hope it is sorted out quickly for your
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There probably unrelated to the groin node That is a fairly normal report for the uterus you should ask your doctor about a biopsy of the lymph node best wishes
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There, apologies for my delay. I suspect you have many more answers now. Ovarian cancer is treated by primary surgery followed by chemotherapy. Most women who develop ovarian cancer have signs of travel to the upper abdomen or lymph nodes That is called stage III. If the final diagnosis is a primary ovarian cancer, your sister should ask about gene...
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There you could watch the cyst over time.If it doesn't change and isnot bothering you, you could leave it alone if you decide on surgery, I would suggest removing both your ovaries so that you dont need to confront another cyst in the future best wishes
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There it is unusual to have ovarian cancer at your age. There is a slow growing tumor called a borderline ovarian tumor which is more common at your age. The next step is surgery . Please let us know what happens best wishes
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 1
Hi There it sounds like you are in good hands Yes, with day surgery and laparoscopy, you should be back at work in a week or two I hope everything works out best wishes
Feb 12, 2013 in the Ovarian Cancer Expert Forum - 2
Hi There it sounds like you have had a pretty good check up you could ask for a ct scan you should also ask about an endoscopy - that is an evaluation of you stomach. I hope everything works out best wishes