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Covid Vaccine Advice for Ovarian Cancer Survivors

Covid Vaccine Advice for Ovarian Cancer Survivors

What is coronavirus, or COVID-19? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are common in people and many different species of animals. SARS-CoV-2 is a novel (new) coronavirus that causes a respiratory disease named coronavirus disease 2019, which is...

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Genetic testing underutilized in ovarian cancer

Only a minority of women with ovarian or breast cancer undergo recommended genetic testing, a new study suggests. Researchers examined data for about 77,000 women diagnosed with breast cancer and 6,000 diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2013 and 2014. Only about 24% of...

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