Your risk of developing ovarian cancer may be higher if you carry a specific mutation in your genes.
High-risk women benefit from screening and close monitoring to diagnose ovarian cancer early, when it's more treatable.
If you're concerned about the risk of developing ovarian cancer, the High-Risk Ovarian Cancer Program at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital offers the following evaluation methods and recommendations:
You also have the option to participate in ovarian cancer research studies to take advantage of the most recent treatment options available.
For more information about the High-Risk Gynecologic Cancer Program, or to schedule an appointment, call 412-623-3425.