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Study Provides Evidence That Obesity Leads To A More Aggressive Ovarian Cancer

ideal weight women had localized disease. However, obesity was significantly associated with both different cellular characteristics of the tumour and outcome in women with advanced disease.

Obese women were more likely to have mucinous types of tumours and tended to have non-serous types as well.

Though increasing BMI was not associated with differences in treatment for women with advanced disease, a BMI greater than 25 was associated with shorter disease-free survival. In addition, increasing BMI was associated almost linearly increasing risk of mortality.

“This study supports the hypothesis that obesity impacts ovarian cancer mortality by influencing tumour biology, conclude the authors. Additionally, the researchers observed “significant differences in the risk of cancer progression and cancer-related mortality associated with increasing BMI in a fairly 'dose-dependent' fashion.”

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