Is fallopian tube cancer a common gynecological cancer?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, uterine cancer, and cervical cancer are all gynecological cancers that affect women. Fallopian tube cancer only makes up for one percent of all the different cases in this category. It is the rarest of the gynecological cancers.

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