Prognostic factors in ovarian cancer.

  title={Prognostic factors in ovarian cancer.},
  author={Michael Friedlander},
  journal={Seminars in oncology},
  volume={25 3},
There is obvious merit in being able to accurately predict outcome and tailor treatment according to individual risk and potential for benefit. Epithelial ovarian cancers are characterized by a broad spectrum of biological behavior ranging from tumors that have an excellent prognosis and high likelihood of cure to those that progress rapidly and have a very poor prognosis. This wide clinical spectrum is partly reflected by a number of clinicopathological prognostic variables which include… CONTINUE READING


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