My mum took me straight to A&E and I had further tests, including a CA125 blood test, which came back normal.
However it was confirmed that I had a large ovarian tumour and would need to be operated on soon.
Platinum chemotherapy, like cisplatin or carboplatin, being a cornerstone in EOC treatment, typically induces double-strand DNA breaks leading to more cancer cell death in BRCA1Initially, we selected EOC patients identified with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation, diagnosed between 19 from databases at all eight Dutch University Medical Centres, one Cancer Centre and the Netherlands Foundation for the Detection of Hereditary Tumours (STOET), as has been described previously (Vencken et al, 2013).
In four centres both BRCA1 and BRCA2 patients were included, whereas in six centres, due to a lower prevalence, only BRCA2 patients were included.
This guideline includes recommendations on: We checked this guideline in March 2016 and we are updating the recommendations on detection in primary care and establishing a diagnosis in secondary care.
Next review: To be scheduled How we develop NICE guidelines The recommendations in section 1.1 on detection in primary care have been incorporated into NICE guideline NG12 (June 2015).
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It aims to enable earlier detection of ovarian cancer and improve initial treatment.Fiona was just 25 when she was diagnosed with a rare type of ovarian cancer.She had no family history and the symptoms she was experiencing were initially overlooked because of her age."I was on my way to a doctor’s appointment – my tenth visit in 14 months – and I knew this time it was going to be different.The recommendations in this guideline represent the view of NICE, arrived at after careful consideration of the evidence available.When exercising their judgement, professionals are expected to take this guideline fully into account, alongside the individual needs, preferences and values of their patients or service users.In addition, from the Erasmus MC in Rotterdam BRCA12-associated EOC patients treated between 20 were included.