Vaginal cancer

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Vaginal cancer

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Vaginal cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

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Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 100 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Neoplastic Vesico-vaginal Fistula (VVF) secondary to bladder cancer: a rare entity].
 

Author(s): Tidiani Bagayogo, Nabil Jakhal, Amine Slaoui, Imad Ziouziou, Tariq Karmouni, Khalid El Khader, Abdelatif Koutani, AhmedI Bn Attya Andaloussi

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Vesico-vaginal Fistula (VVF) secondary to bladder cancer is extremely rare. We report the case of a 54-year old post-menopausal patient with neoplasic Vesico-vaginal Fistula (VVF), without any surgical antecedents or recent obstetric trauma. Biopsy of the edges of the fistula confirmed ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2017

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Salvage therapy in acute life-threatening vaginal bleeding of cervical cancer: Hypogastric artery embolization.
 

Author(s): Sema Süzen Çaypınar, Hakan Güraslan, Baki Şentürk, Hüseyin Cengiz, Levent Yaşar

Journal: Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Aug;55(4):607-8.

 

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2016

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Vulvar and Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia 3 and Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia 3: Experience of a Referral Institute.
 

Author(s): Efraim Siegler, Yakir Segev, Lena Mackuli, Ron Auslender, Mayan Shiner, Ofer Lavie

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2016 May;18(5):286-9.

 

Vulvar and vaginal malignant and premalignant lesions are uncommon and are clinically heterogeneous diseases with two pathways of carcinogenesis: human papillomavirus (HPV) induced or non-HPV induced.

Last Updated: 19 Jul 2016

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary vaginal cancer: role of MRI in diagnosis, staging and treatment.
 

Author(s): C S Gardner, J Sunil, A H Klopp, C E Devine, T Sagebiel, C Viswanathan, P R Bhosale

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2015 Aug;88(1052):20150033.

 

Primary carcinoma of the vagina is rare, accounting for 1-3% of all gynaecological malignancies. MRI has an increasing role in diagnosis, staging, treatment and assessment of complications in gynaecologic malignancy. In this review, we illustrate the utility of MRI in patients with ...

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2015

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Acr appropriateness Criteria management of vaginal cancer.
 

Author(s): Larissa J Lee, Anuja Jhingran, Elizabeth Kidd, Higinia Rosa Cardenes, Mohamed A Elshaikh, Beth Erickson, Nina A Mayr, David Moore, Ajmel A Puthawala, Gautam G Rao, William Small, Mahesh A Varia, Andrew O Wahl, Aaron H Wolfson, Catheryn M Yashar, William Yuh, David K Gaffney

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2013 Nov;27(11):1166-73.

 

Due to its rarity, treatment guidelines for vaginal cancer are extrapolated from institutional reports and prospective studies of cervical and anal cancer. An expert panel was convened to reach consensus on the selection of imaging and therapeutic modalities. The American College ...

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2014

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Vaginal metastases from colorectal cancer.
 

Author(s): Hwei Jene Ng, E H Aly

Journal: Int J Surg. 2013 ;11(10):1048-55.

 

Vaginal metastases originating from colorectal carcinoma are very rare. Due to the limited number of reported cases, there is no proposed standard treatment and little is known about its management outcome.

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Longitudinal Evaluation of Women Undergoing Pelvic Exenteration for Treatment of Gynecologic Malignancy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Vulvar Cancer; Gynecologic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2016

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Examining the Role of Transrectal High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) in Rectal Pelvic Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rectal Cancer; Ovarian Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Cervical Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2016

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E7 TCR T Cells With or Without PD-1 Blockade for Human Papillomavirus-Associated Cancers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Anal Cancer; Penile Cancer; Oropharyngeal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2017

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