Ovarian cancer: changes in patterns at diagnosis and relative survival over the last three decades.

OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine patterns of diagnosis and relative survival in women who had a diagnosis of primary invasive epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) from 1973 to 1997, with follow-up through the end of 1999. STUDY DESIGN From the population-based Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program, 32,845 women diagnosed… CONTINUE READING