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Many epidemiologic studies have explored the association between age at last birth (ALB) and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer, but the results remain controversial.
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The importance of benign ovarian tumors as precursors or risk markers for ovarian cancer is not fully understood. Studies on the association between benign ovarian tumors and ovarian cancer have provi...
Various risk factors have been associated with epithelial ovarian cancer risk in observational epidemiological studies. However, the causal nature of the risk factors reported, and thus their suitabil...
Preclinical and epidemiological studies indicate a potential chemopreventive role of statins in epithelial ovarian cancer risk.
The study aimed to investigate if assisted reproductive technology (ART) treatment or a diagnosis of infertility were associated with the risk of ovarian cancer or borderline ovarian tumors (BOT) in p...
Epithelial ovarian cancer is the most malignant gynecologic neoplasm accounting for 90% of the ovarian cancer patients.
RATIONALE: Studying samples of exhaled breath from patients with ovarian epithelial cancer, polycystic ovarian syndrome, or endometriosis and from healthy participants in the laboratory ma...
RATIONALE: Measuring levels of CA 125 in blood samples of women who have a high risk of developing ovarian cancer may help doctors detect cancer early and plan more effective treatment. ...
This is a phase I clinical trial of cytotoxic T cell injection induced by dendritic cells loaded with 6B11 anti-idiotype minibody (6b11 - OCIK injection) for recurrent platinum-resistant e...
RATIONALE: Chemoprevention therapy is the use of certain drugs to try to prevent the development or recurrence of cancer. The use of celecoxib before prophylactic oophorectomy may be an ef...
The Novel Markers Trial will compare the safety, feasibility and effectiveness of two different epithelial ovarian cancer screening strategies that use CA125 and add HE4 as either a first ...
Autosomal dominant HEREDITARY CANCER SYNDROME in which a mutation most often in either BRCA1 or BRCA2 is associated with a significantly increased risk for breast and ovarian cancers.
A synthetic retinoid that is used orally as a chemopreventive against prostate cancer and in women at risk of developing contralateral breast cancer. It is also effective as an antineoplastic agent.
Surgical removal of one or both breasts to prevent or reduce the risk of developing breast cancer in persons who may be predisposed.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Surgical procedures done to prevent or reduce the risk of developing cancer or other disease conditions in persons who may be predisposed to such conditions.
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Ovarian Cancer is cancer that starts in the female reproductive organs, the ovaries. It is the fifth most common cancer among women. Women at risk of Ovarian Cancer are those who have had few children (or had children at an older age), carriers o...