Recent Examples of ovarian from the Web
In 1971, Welsh scientists discovered particles of talc embedded deeply in ovarian tumors.
Harvard University epidemiologist Daniel Cramer has published several studies, beginning in 1982, that found a link between talc exposure and increased ovarian cancer.
Though numerous studies have linked genital talc use to ovarian cancer, the research findings have not been consistent.
A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, June is all too familiar with the devastating effects of cancer, having lost his first wife to ovarian cancer and battled skin cancer himself.
That being said, those same progestins in your pills that are increasing your risk of breast cancer are also decreasing your risk of uterine and ovarian cancer.
A small study in Psycho-Oncology surveyed 24 women with breast or ovarian cancer who had received VUS results for their genetic testing.
Some studies have reported a link between talc and ovarian cancer.
According to the National Cancer Institute, some oral contraceptives can lower the risk of endometrial and ovarian cancer and may contribute to a slight increase in the risks of breast, cervical and liver cancer.
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Definition of ovarian for English Language Learners
: of or relating to an ovary
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