Ovarian Cancer Symptoms and Signs


There are 10 main signs of ovarian cancer. The most common symptoms of ovarian cancer are:

  • Bloating
  • Pain in the lower belly
  • Feeling full quickly or having trouble eating
  • Having to urinate more often or more urgently

Other symptoms may include:

  • Back pain
  • Fatigue
  • Trouble digesting
  • Trouble with bowel movements
  • Pain during sex
  • Changes in your period

What should I do if these symptoms continue?

Many women have similar symptoms that do not come from ovarian cancer. If you have any of these symptoms almost daily for more than two weeks and they are not normal for you, see a gynecologist and report all your symptoms. Know your body and know what is “normal” for you.

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