ovarian cancer
What is Ovarian Cancer?
Dr. Kapil Kumar
17 Sep 2018
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Ovarian Cancer is the type of cancer which occurs in the ovaries present in women. It is one of the most common types of cancer in women.

Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the ovaries. Ovarian cancer is one of the most common types of ovaries and it mainly affects the ovaries. Ovaries are one of the most crucial parts of female reproductive system. The prime function of the ovaries is to produce eggs required for fertilization as well as produce reproductive hormones namely, oestrogen and progesterone.


Dr. Kapil Kumar

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Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Kapil Kumar is one of the best oncologist and cancer specialist at BLK Hospital in Rajendra Place, Delhi. He is specialized in Breast cancer and oncoplastic surgery, Upper G.I.Onco surgery, Pancreatic Biliary surgery, and Thoracic surgery including Esophagus cancer. He completed MBBS from Amritsar Government Medical College and Hospital and MS from Amritsar Government Medical College and Hospital. He is a member of Indian Society of Oncology (I.S.O.), International Society of Diseases of Esophagus and Delhi Medical Association (D.M.A.).
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