Women need to know their bodies, especially when it comes to recognizing something out of the ordinary that could ultimately be a more serious condition such as cancer. Ovarian cancer is often found when it is in the advanced stages. However, Dr. Nick Chobanian, Mercy Clinic gynecologic oncologist, urges women to make themselves a priority. He says when a symptom lasts more than two weeks make an appointment with your doctor.
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