Ovarian cancer is the second most common cancer of the reproductive organs among women in the United States [1]. The average age at diagnosis of ovarian cancer is 63 years old [2]. The lifetime risk of developing ovarian cancer is approximately 1.4 percent.

There are several different types of cancer that can develop in the ovary; epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is the most common type and is the subject of this topic review.

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