Advertisement

What can I expect after surgery for ovarian cancer?

Nimesh P. Nagarsheth, MD
Gynecologic Oncology
Depending on the type of surgery, ovarian cancer patients can expect to be in the hospital for three days. In this video, Nimesh Nagarsheth, MD, a gynecolgic oncologist at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains that some procedures can result in shorter stays.

 

Continue Learning about Ovarian Cancer

5 Questions and Answers About Maintenance Therapy for Ovarian Cancer
5 Questions and Answers About Maintenance Therapy for Ovarian Cancer
Maintenance therapies are treatments that help prevent cancer from coming back. In this video, get answers to five common questions about maintenance ...
Read More
What is the survival rate for ovarian cancer?
HealthyWomenHealthyWomen
The survival rate for ovarian cancer depends on its stage at the time of diagnosis. Ovarian cancer i...
More Answers
Can I get ovarian cancer if my ovaries are removed?
Hugo D. Ribot Jr., MDHugo D. Ribot Jr., MD
Unfortunately one can get a type of cancer that to the pathologist looking at tissue under the micro...
More Answers
How Has Surgery for Ovarian Cancer Changed?
How Has Surgery for Ovarian Cancer Changed?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.