Scripps MD Anderson Expert Weighs in on Ovarian Cancer Study

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Greater awareness of ovarian cancer symptoms needed

A female hand holds medication representing how a Scripps cancer expert has insight on an ovarian cancer study.

Greater awareness of ovarian cancer symptoms needed

Reader’s Digest covered a recent study that found a correlation between ovarian cancer and purchases of certain over-the-counter medications. Gynecologic oncologist Jo Marie Tran Janco, MD, offered important perspective on the study’s findings, including the need for greater awareness of ovarian cancer symptoms. Dr. Janco is director of the gynecologic cancer program at Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center and is a Scripps Clinic physician.

See the Reader’s Digest article: Study Links Ovarian Cancer with Common Medications

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