Smoking causes Cancer
Smoking causes cancer

Surgery gives solution to rid off from the cancer. But the challenges post ovarian surgery also comes along. The risk of getting challenges and complication is always there post ovarian surgery. Although, the risk depends on various other factors too. Habits like smoking and drinking is always can increase the risk of getting complications after surgery. So, if you smoke or drink regularly it would be better for you to leave these habits behind.

Signs of Complication

We suggest you to visit your doctor if you see any of the given signs.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Abnormal bleeding
  • Abnormal vaginal discharge
  • Chest pain or shortness of breath
  • Difficulty in urinating
  • Swelling or infection near the area of incision
  • High mood swings
  • Abdominal pain

Hormonal changes

For women who have to go through the removal of ovary in early years of her life. She may has to face stoppage of menstruation. To continue bleeding in a cycle every month, Doctor suggests her to take some hormonal pills. These pills may regulate the cycle every month but in the result they causes excessive hormonal disorder and mood swings.

The side effects of hormonal pills include nausea, mood swings, headaches etc.

Psychological need

Ovarian cancer is 8th most common cancer among women. One of the common way to get rid off from this cancer is surgery. But after surgery woman have psychological needs which is secondary to physical needs. Like physical well being includes good physical health, strength, less fatigue, sound sleep etc. Similarly, psychological needs include more acceptance in the society after the surgery, family distress, sexuality/fertility, family and friends, roles and responsibilities.

We suggest you to help a woman to fulfill all the needs. So that she can recover quickly.

Read more about ovarian cancer signs and symptoms

Source: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov and https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/

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