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Is there a cure for gynecologic cancers?

There is not a cure for gynecologic cancers. However, treatment for gynecologic cancers is often successful, especially when cancer is detected early. For instance, 70 to 100 percent of women diagnosed with stage I ovarian cancer survive for five years following diagnosis.

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