Gynaecological cancer:OCEANS’three:the ovarian job
Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology 9,305 (2012).
Author:M. Teresa Villanueva
The lack of specific symptoms and early dissemination to the peritoneal cavity have made ovarian cancer the most lethal of all gynecologic malignancies. Even with cytoreductive surgery and platinum-based chemotherapy,a high percentage of patients relapse. Those patients who relapse after 6 months of receiving