Vaginal cancer

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Vaginal cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 53 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Laser-skinning colpectomy for extended vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia and microinvasive cancer.
 

Author(s): Alexander Luyten, Hana Hastor, Teodora Vasileva, Martina Zander, Karl Ulrich Petry

Journal: Gynecol. Oncol.. 2014 Nov;135(2):217-22.

 

The aim of this study is to analyze the efficacy of colposcopic-guided laser-skinning colpectomy to treat extended high-grade vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VaIN).

Last Updated: 3 Dec 2014

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Vaginal dose, toxicity and sexual outcomes in patients of cervical cancer undergoing image based brachytherapy.
 

Author(s): Bhavana Rai, Bhaswanth Dhanireddy, Firuza Darius Patel, Reena Kumari, Arun Singh Oinam, Vijai Simha, Suresh Sharma

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2014 ;15(8):3619-23.

 

The aim of the study was to evaluate the vaginal dose and toxicity in patients of cervical cancer treated with image guided brachytherapy at our institute.

Last Updated: 29 May 2014

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Human papillomavirus genotype prevalence in invasive vaginal cancer from a registry-based population.
 

Author(s): Abdulrahman K Sinno, Mona Saraiya, Trevor D Thompson, Brenda Y Hernandez, Marc T Goodman, Martin Steinau, Charles F Lynch, Wendy Cozen, Maria Sibug Saber, Edward S Peters, Edward J Wilkinson, Glenn Copeland, Claudia Hopenhayn, Meg Watson, Christopher Lyu, Elizabeth R Unger

Journal: Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Apr;123(4):817-21.

 

To describe the human papillomavirus (HPV) genotype distribution in invasive vaginal cancers diagnosed before the introduction of the HPV vaccine and evaluate if survival differed by HPV status.

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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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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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: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Adenocarcinoma; Cervical Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Cervical Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IB2 Cervical Cancer; Stage II Vaginal Cancer; Stage IIA Cervical Cancer; Stage IIB Cervical Cancer; Stage III Vaginal Cancer; Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer; Stage IVA Cervical Cancer; Stage IVA Vaginal Cancer; Stage IVB Vaginal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2015

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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 IB2 Cervical Cancer; Stage II Vaginal Cancer; Stage IIA1 Cervical Cancer; Stage IIA2 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 Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Vaginal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2015

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Pelvic Fractures and Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 18 May 2015

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