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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Condition Specific Organizations

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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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 105 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impact of vaginal cylinder diameter on outcomes following brachytherapy for early stage endometrial cancer.
 

Author(s): Jack M Qian, John M Stahl, Melissa R Young, Elena Ratner, Shari Damast

Journal: J Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Nov;28(6):e84.

 

To examine the outcomes (tolerability, toxicity, and recurrence) of vaginal brachytherapy (VBT) among endometrial cancer (EC) patients treated with small cylinder size.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Comparing treatment outcomes of stage IIIB cervical cancer patients between those with and without lower third of vaginal invasion.
 

Author(s): Kanyarat Katanyoo

Journal: J Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Nov;28(6):e79.

 

To evaluate treatment outcomes between stage IIIB cervical cancer with and without lower third of vaginal invasion (LTI) in terms of response to treatment and overall survival (OS).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Comparison of laparoscopic-assisted radical vaginal hysterectomy and abdominal radical hysterectomy in patients with early stage cervical cancer: A retrospective study.
 

Author(s): Sichen Zhang, Linlin Ma, Qing Wei Meng, Dan Zhou, Tuerhongayi Moyiding

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Sep;96(36):e8005.

 

The aim of this study was to compare the safety and survival outcomes of early stage cervical cancer patients treated by laparoscopically assisted radical vaginal hysterectomy (LARVH) versus abdominal radical hysterectomy (ARH).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Laparoscopic Repair of Vaginal Evisceration after Abdominal Hysterectomy for Uterine Corpus Cancer: A Case Report and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Tomohiko Matsuhashi, Kazuho Nakanishi, Eri Hamano, Seiryu Kamoi, Toshiyuki Takeshita

Journal: J Nippon Med Sch. 2017 ;84(2):90-95.

 

Vaginal cuff dehiscence is a rare but serious complication that can develop after hysterectomy. Emergent surgical intervention is required for vaginal cuff dehiscence due to the potential subsequent vaginal evisceration, which may lead to necrosis of the small bowel. A 62-year-old ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The acceptability of vaginal smear self-collection for screening for cervical cancer: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Natalia Serrano Doratioto Faria Braz, Noely Paula Cristina Lorenzi, Isabel Cristina Esposito Sorpreso, Lana Maria de Aguiar, Edmund Chada Baracat, José Maria Soares-Júnior

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2017 Mar;72(3):183-187.

 

Cervical cancer is a major cause of death in adult women. However, many women do not undergo cervical cancer screening for the following reasons: fear, shame, physical limitations, cultural or religious considerations and lack of access to health care services. Self-collected vaginal ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Does the vaginal microbiota play a role in the development of cervical cancer?
 

Author(s): Maria Kyrgiou, Anita Mitra, Anna-Barbara Moscicki

Journal: Transl Res. 2017 01;179():168-182.

 

Persistent infection with oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) is necessary but not sufficient for the development of cervical cancer. The factors promoting persistence as well those triggering carcinogenetic pathways are incompletely understood. Rapidly evolving evidence indicates ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radiation Therapy and Cisplatin With or Without Triapine in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Stage IB2, II, or IIIB-IVA Cervical Cancer or Stage II-IVA Vaginal Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Adenocarcinoma; Cervical Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Cervical Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Not Otherwise Specified; Stage IB2 Cervical Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage II Cervical Cancer AJCC v7; Stage II Vaginal Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage IIA Cervical Cancer AJCC v7; Stage IIB Cervical Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage III Vaginal Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage IVA Cervical Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Stage IVA Vaginal Cancer AJCC v6 and v7; Vaginal Adenocarcinoma; Vaginal Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Vaginal Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Not Otherwise Specified

 

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2018

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Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) in Combination With Durvalumab and Tremelimumab in Patients With Cervical, Vaginal, or Vulvar Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Malignant Neoplasms of Female Genital Organs; Cervical Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Vulvar Cancer

 

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2018

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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: 28 Feb 2018

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