Genetic counseling is recommended for hereditary cancer.
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Ovarian cancer is the ninth most common cancer in women, but it ranks fifth as the cause of cancer death in women. While most ovarian cancer does not run in the family, approximately 10-15% of ovarian cancer is hereditary. Hereditary cancers are caused by a mutation in a gene that can be passed on from generation to generation.
The following genetic tests may be appropriate based on your personal and/or family history:
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