Pain in ovarian cancer patients. Prevalence, characteristics, and associated symptoms Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Disease
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Inflammation Mediators

abstract

  • Among those with ovarian cancer, greater than 40% experienced pain that substantially undetermined function in one half to two thirds of these patients. Impaired performance status is associated most strongly with pain. The onset or recurrence of disease often is heralded by a stereotypic pain syndrome.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19940801)74:3<907::AID-CNCR2820740318>3.0.CO;2-#

PubMed ID

  • 8039118

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 907

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 74

number

  • 3