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Source: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Last Reviewed: February 2018

Workgroups: Cancer Workgroup

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends against ovarian cancer screening for women in the general population. This recommendation applies to women without a family history of breast or ovarian cancer and to women who don’t have symptoms.

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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. (2018). Ovarian Cancer: Screening. Retrieved from https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/recommendation/ovarian-cancer-screening