Treating and Managing Ovarian Cancer
This slide show provides an overview of how ovarian cancer is treated and managed. Your doctor will work with you to create a customized treatment plan based on the type, location and stage of your cancer, your age, and your overall health. You can learn about surgical options, chemotherapy, targeted therapy, hormone therapy, radiation therapy, and immunotherapy. You can also learn about maintenance therapy and clinical trials for ovarian cancer. Most treatments for ovarian cancer have side effects that can affect your body, your emotions, and your mental state. Talk with your healthcare team about any side effects you're having. They can work with you to find ways to relieve and manage your side effects.