To facilitate your recovery after the operation, we encourage you to stop or at least decrease your smoking habits.

Before the operation

Before surgery: the preoperative assessment

As soon as surgery was discussed, your doctor sent a request for hospitalization in your name to the Admissions Office.

Typically, you will receive a

The day of the operation

The day of the operation

Before leaving your room, the nurse will check again that you are ready to go to the operating room. You must not wear any jewelry, including

The days following the operation

The days following the operation

The day after the operation, a nurse encourages you to get up. However, you must be assisted by a member of staff to perform this first


Ovarian Cancer

The physical symptoms of ovarian cancer can include:

  • abdominal discomfort, pelvic pain, bloating, gas
  • frequent urination
  • vaginal bleeding
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • nausea, indigestion, loss of appetite
  • weight loss
  • change in bowel movements

These symptoms are associated with many health concerns, many of

Tubal cancer

Symptoms of cancer of the uterine tubes or fallopian tubes include:

  • Heavy bleeding or liquid vaginal discharge;
  • Sensations of pressure;
  • Abdominal discomfort;
  • Bleeding after menopause;
  • However, these symptoms are not specific to cancer of the uterine tubes.

Cases where

Vaginal cancer

Symptoms of vaginal cancer include:

  • abnormal bleeding from the vagina which sometimes appears after intercourse (postoital).
  • bleeding sometimes intermenstrual (between periods) or postmenopausal (after menopause).
  • vaginal discharge
  • dyspareunia (pain during intercourse) are sometimes reported.

Cancer of the