Ovarian cancer is a common disease in women, only after breast cancer and cervical cancer.
According to Dr. Than Van Thinh, Hanoi Cancer Hospital(Vietnam) said that the first stage of the disease has developed quite quietly. More than 70% of patients detected at a late stage. While the disease is detected early, the survival rate after 5 years in stage 1 is over 70%.
Saying so does not mean that ovarian cancer will come unexpectedly but it already has warning signs, you should know to prevent it.
After eating often suffers from flatulence and nausea: These are often typical gastrointestinal symptoms. But if the feeling of flatulent occurs constantly every day, be wary of ovarian malignant cells.
In addition, women often suffer from lower abdominal pain or a feeling of abdominal distension due to the appearance of fluid and tumors that develop in the abdomen. The tumor enlarged and pressed into the gastrointestinal tract, causing nausea, fasting, constipation and possible intestinal obstruction.
Frequent back pain: Lower abdominal pain may be caused by cervical contraction. But if this pain occurs while you’re not having periods, it may be a sign of ovarian cancer.
Continuous urination: The phenomenon of urination disorder can be caused by many factors and can be caused by a variety of conditions, including bladder, urinary tract problems, high blood sugar symptoms but also ovarian disease symptoms.
Getting painful when ‘doing it‘: Many cases in which the woman feels uncomfortable, even painful during sex and often need to urinate due to pressure on the pelvic area. The higher the pain level is, the more likely the ovarian cancer is to develop in the late stage.
Unusual menstrual cycle: Unusual menstrual cycle or menstrual disorder is a manifestation of many gynecological diseases including ovarian diseases.
On the evening of January 3, the model Nguyen Thi Kim Anh(Vietnam) suddenly posted her picture of lying on a hospital bed with a status calling on the community to help.
It is known that Kim Anh is a freelancing model who is quite familiar on the catwalks. Studying in Marketing and only a short time after graduating, Kim Anh was shocked to learn that she had ovarian cancer.
For the past 3 years, she has been trying hard to treat. Currently, her family is no longer able to afford the fees while the illness is in its final stages.
The situation of Kim Anh was difficult when her mother was the main laborer, riding a motorbike to support her grandparents and her 12-year-old younger sister and pay her cancer treatment costs.
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