There are 4 types of Ovarian Cancer which includes Epithelial Tumors, Germ cell carcinoma Tumors, Stromal Carcinoma Tumors, and Small Cell Carcinoma of the Tumors.
Epithelial tumors: This is the most common type of ovarian cancer which affects mainly the thin layer tissue covering the ovaries.
Germ cell carcinoma tumors: This type of ovarian tumor mainly affects the women in their early 20's.
Stromal carcinoma tumors: It mainly affects the connective tissue cells which surrounds the ovary and the ones which produce the progesterone and estrogen hormones.
Small cell carcinoma of the ovary: This type of cancer is rare. It mainly affects women and the average age is 24 years old.
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