Ovarian cancer
posted by alexperezromia
14 September 2017

Questions Ovarian Cancer

Last reply: 3 years ago

Hi since the last month, my wife has been feeling symptoms similar to the Ovarian Cancer described on the website, we went to the GP and got a referral for a Gynecologist, after this the doctor indicate she has cystocele and the bladder is prolapsing a bit, and small cyst on the ovary and he recommended to start with some exercises in the mean time we get an appointment for the Physio, for the Cyst he recommended an contraceptive pill.

however she's been feeling very worried due she has the symptoms very similar to this cancer.

do you have a recommendation of what to do?, currently we are planning to go to another doctor and explain our case, and request for the blood test CA-125.

Thank you very much!

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commented by Irish Cancer Society
14 September 2017

3 years ago
Hi there, Please feel free to speak to one of the nurses on our Cancer Nurseline with any questions you or your wife may have. You can contact us on 1800 200 700 Mon - Fri 10am to 4pm Kind regards, Cancer Nurse
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