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Screening for Ovarian Cancer Continues, Despite Recommendations to the Contrary

Although the results don't necessarily translate into real practice, that means more than a million women might be offered the tests, which come with a hefty price tag and possible hazards, researchers say.

"Currently the evidence suggests that the harms of ovarian cancer screening exceed the benefits," said Dr. Laura-Mae Baldwin of the University of Washington in Seattle.

"That's why it is not being recommended."

Read the full article on Reuters.

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