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cobweb icon Archived: Ovarian Cancer: Screening, May 2004

Original Release Date: May 2004

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Archived: Recommendation Summary

Summary of 2004 Recommendation

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Women

The USPSTF recommends against routine screening for ovarian cancer. 

D

This statement summarizes the 2004 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for ovarian cancer. In 2012, the USPSTF reaffirmed its recommendation against screening for ovarian cancer in women. To view the 2012 reaffirmation, click here.

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Current as of: July 2015

Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Ovarian Cancer: Screening, May 2004 . U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/ovarian-cancer-screening-2012

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