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How is hormone therapy used to treat ovarian cancer?

Hormone therapy aims to deprive ovarian cancer cells of the hormones they need to grow, including estrogen. Hormone therapy for ovarian cancer is often used in conjunction with chemotherapy and other therapies. 

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