What is Ovarian cancer surgery?

Category: Surgeries


Ovarian cancer surgery involves a laparotomy, a large incision through the abdominal wall to gain access into the abdominal cavity. This is the primary diagnostic tool as well as a part of the treatment.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ovarian cancer surgery

Side effect Patients


Stopped having Ovarian cancer surgery

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 8
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ovarian cancer surgery.