Vaginal cancer

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Vaginal cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 48 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Targeting human papillomavirus to reduce the burden of cervical, vulvar and vaginal cancer and pre-invasive neoplasia: establishing the baseline for surveillance.
 

Author(s): Mari Nygård, Bo Terning Hansen, Joakim Dillner, Christian Munk, Kristján Oddsson, Laufey Tryggvadottir, Maria Hortlund, Kai-Li Liaw, Erik J Dasbach, Susanne Krüger Kjær

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Infection with high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) is causally related to cervical, vulvar and vaginal pre-invasive neoplasias and cancers. Highly effective vaccines against HPV types 16/18 have been available since 2006, and are currently used in many countries in combination with ...

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2014

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Effect of ageing on cervical or vaginal cancer in Swedish women previously treated for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3: population based cohort study of long term incidence and mortality.
 

Author(s): Björn Strander, Jonas Hällgren, Pär Sparén

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To determine factors influencing long term risks for acquiring or dying from invasive cervical or vaginal cancer in women previously treated for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3 (CIN3).

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2014

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Comparisons of vaginal and abdominal radical trachelectomy for early-stage cervical cancer: preliminary results of a multi-center research in China.
 

Author(s): D Y Cao, J X Yang, X H Wu, Y L Chen, L Li, K J Liu, M H Cui, X Xie, Y M Wu, B H Kong, G H Zhu, Y Xiang, J H Lang, K Shen,

Journal: Br. J. Cancer. 2013 Nov;109(11):2778-82.

 

There are limited data comparing the prognosis and fertility outcomes of the patients with early cervical cancer treated by trans-vaginal radical trachelectomy (VRT) or abdominal radical trachelectomy (ART).The objective of this study was to compare the surgical and pathologic characteristics, ...

Last Updated: 27 Nov 2013

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Looking ahead: a case for human papillomavirus testing of self-sampled vaginal specimens as a cervical cancer screening strategy.
 

Author(s): Patti E Gravitt, Jerome L Belinson, Jorge Salmeron, Keerti V Shah

Journal: Int. J. Cancer. 2011 Aug;129(3):517-27.

 

Even in the era of highly effective human papillomavirus (HPV) prophylactic vaccines, substantial reduction in worldwide cervical cancer mortality will only be realized if effective early detection and treatment of the millions of women already infected and the millions who may not ...

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2011

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Cisplatin and Radiation Therapy With or Without Triapine in Treating Patients With Previously Untreated Stage IB-IVA Cervical Cancer or Stage II-IVA Vaginal Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Adenocarcinoma; Cervical Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Cervical Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IB Cervical Cancer; Stage II Vaginal Cancer; Stage IIA Cervical Cancer; Stage IIB Cervical Cancer; Stage III Vaginal Cancer; Stage IIIA Cervical Cancer; Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer; Stage IVA Cervical Cancer; Stage IVA Vaginal Cancer; Vaginal Adenocarcinoma; Vaginal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2014

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Pelvic Fractures and Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2014

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Study of DNA Mutations in Predicting the Effect of External-Beam Radiation Therapy in Patients With Early Breast Cancer, Localized Prostate Cancer, or Gynecological Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breast Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Fallopian Tube Cancer; Ovarian Cancer; Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Sarcoma; Vaginal Cancer; Vulvar Cancer

 

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2013

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