The following are often identified by women as some of the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer: Bloating. Pelvic or abdominal pain. Trouble eating or feeling full quickly. Feeling the need to urinate urgently or often.
The frequency and/or number of such symptoms are key factors in the diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Several studies show that even early stage ovarian cancer .
The five-year survival rate (the percentage of women who survive for five years or more after diagnosis) for early–stage ovarian cancer is about 80 to 90 percent.