Ovarian cancer is cancer that begins in a woman's ovaries. Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cancer in women and ranks fourth as the cause of cancer death in women.
The good news is that the rate of ovarian cancer has gone down since 1991. A woman's risk of getting ovarian cancer during her lifetime is about 1 in 58. The risk of getting ovarian cancer and dying from it is 1 in 98.
At the John Stoddard Cancer Center, know that we will be here for you through every step of your battle with ovarian cancer. Using our extensive experience dealing with every stage of this disease, our cutting-edge treatments, and vast resources, we will do everything we can to help.
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