Here are some things you can do: This may be your greatest fear.
Try to understand and accept that the other person’s reaction is not in your control.
If someone stops dating you after hearing about your treatment, it’s not a reflection on you.
That person may be unable to handle the information for reasons beyond your control.
An internal examination is not painful but may be uncomfortable. To make you feel comfortable, the fluid will be removed.
This article was supported by Cooperative Agreement Number DP11-1111 from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
What do I do if my partner doesn’t want to date me because I have cancer?
How will cancer affect my moods or my physical body? They may worry so much that they keep themselves from the friendship and companionship that dating can provide.
This is usually done during surgery, which means that the cancer is diagnosed and treated at the same time.
Sometimes ovarian cancer is found unexpectedly during another operation, such as a hysterectomy (when the uterus and cervix are removed).