Endometriosis Linked to 3 Types of Ovarian Cancer


Women who suffer from endometriosis may have a higher risk of developing three types of ovarian cancer, a new study says.

The research, published in the online edition of The Lancet Oncology, calculated the association between endometriosis and the risk of the five major types of ovarian cancer: high-grade serous, low-grade serous, clear cell, endometrioid and mucinous carcinomas.

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