Ovarian cancer is one of the deadliest types of cancer due to the fact that is hard to detect and it is usually discovered in its late stages.
Most of the women don’t know that they have this type of cancer because the early stages of ovarian cancer are often confused with other diseases.
Although it is hard to even take in consideration that you might be suffering from ovarian cancer whenever you get these common symptoms, you should never exclude the possibility.
Ovarian cancer can be easily distinguished from other diseases due to its persistent symptoms.
Most of the women ignore these symptoms and think that they are not dangerous. However, if these symptoms go on even after you have taken the prescribed medications, you should seek advice from your doctor immediately.
The most common symptoms of ovarian cancer include pain, pressures, and abdominal bloating.
Abdominal bloating is a very common feeling. In fact every woman feels bloated from time to time, usually after eating some food or before getting her period.
However, it should be known that bloating is an early symptom of ovarian cancer as well. If the bloating in your abdomen is present for more than 2 weeks you should consult your doctor immediately.
Another more common symptom of ovarian cancer can be frequent urination. Doctors usually overlook this symptom.
This symptom is usually diagnosed as urinary tract infection, but if this symptom is accompanied by other symptoms of ovarian cancer,and if it doesn’t go away even after the treatment for urinary tract infection, you should visit your gynecologist and ask for an advice.