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10 [Alarming] Signs of Ovarian Cancer You Might Be Ignoring

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10. Shortness of Breath or Difficulty Breathing

Having shortness of breath or difficulty breathing is also quite common in women with cancer of the ovary. As cancer spreads to nearby areas, it leads to a buildup of fluid in the abdomen and the lining of the abdomen becomes irritated.

The accumulated fluid puts pressure on abdominal organs as well as the diaphragm, causing symptoms like shortness of breath and chest pain.

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