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What Are The Outcomes Of Ovarian Cancer Treated With Chemotherapy?

Please tell me how serious aggressive ovarian cancer, treated with chemo, then found several months later in lymph nodes and gut. Is that now Stage 4? Currently treated with another round of chemo. What should we expect next, and what are usual outcomes?
Tue, 29 May 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.
Ovarian cancer has a good prognosis even in stage 4 disease.
Treatment consist of chemotherapy followed by surgery followed by chemotherapy. Average life span with treatment is 5 years.

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What Are The Outcomes Of Ovarian Cancer Treated With Chemotherapy?

Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Ovarian cancer has a good prognosis even in stage 4 disease. Treatment consist of chemotherapy followed by surgery followed by chemotherapy. Average life span with treatment is 5 years. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.