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advanced ovarian cancer

my mum has had cancer for 7 years now and is unfortunately at an advanced stage; with metastis to liver, lungs, abdomen and has acsitis fluid building up. her general health is becoming weaker; no appetite for eating, sleeping most of the time and no real spirit to do things. i want to know if anyone has gone through this and how it feels to go through it. how should we be reacting
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replied May 29th, 2009
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Malignant ascites is a manifestation of end stage events in a variety of cancers and is associated with a poor prognosis.
The median survival following diagnosis of ascites is less than 6 months.
This is a common complication of advanced ovarian cancer, and when associated with liver metastases, has poor outcome.

I'm very sorry for you mother!
Try to love her truly each day!
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replied April 2nd, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Its a common malignancy but can be treatable even at advance stage. Its a very horrible experience for the children because its very painful to see mother in pain. You should react to it calmly. Don't make her further depress. Keep her happy.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
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