What is the global prevalence of ovarian cancer?

Updated: Aug 10, 2020
  • Author: Andrew E Green, MD; Chief Editor: Yukio Sonoda, MD  more...
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Internationally, ovarian cancer is the eighth most common cancer in women and the 18th most common cancer overall, with almost 300,000 new cases and almost 200,000 deaths in 2018. [29, 30]  Age-standardized rates per 100,000 ranged from 9.5 in Japan to 16.6 in Serbia. [29]


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