Scans of ovarian cancer

My name is Cheryl and I am one of the few women that are diagnosed with Stage 1 ovarian cancer. The cancer was found as a result of a follow-up CT scan I ON THIS PAGE: You will find a list of the common tests, procedures, and scans that doctors can use to find out what39s wrong and identify the cause of the

Hi - does anyone know if ultrasound scans - whether internal or surface - can detect ovarian cancer at Stage One Or, indeed, Stage Two

Your doctor uses the scan to get a detailed picture of the ovaries and surrounding areas. Forward to Further tests for ovarian cancer About 20 of ovarian cancers are found at an early stage. CT scans take longer than regular x-rays, and you might feel a bit confined by the ring while the CT scans do not show small ovarian tumors well, but they can see larger tumors, and may be able to see if the tumor is growing into nearby structures. A CT scan

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Back to top. An ultrasound scan uses sound waves to build up a picture of the organs inside the abdomen (tummy area) and the 1) Introduction to ovarian cancer. 2) Indications for ovarian imaging. 3) Basic ovarian ultrasonography. 4) Imaging in advanced disease. 5) Imaging in screening

Ovarian cancer is usually diagnosed with a pelvic examination and transvaginal ultrasound (an imaging procedure that uses a special imaging wand inserted Apr 10, 2014 Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Ovarian Cancer But these scans can39t determine whether the abnormality is cancer. If cancer is suspected, the