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  • Gynecologic Cancers
  • Gynecologic cancers were among the first malignancies treated with ionizing radiation, more than a century ago. (medscape.com)
  • In this article, clinical indications and common techniques for radiation therapy in the management of common gynecologic cancers are described. (medscape.com)
  • Good routine care and patient education provide the most useful information for detecting recurrence of gynecologic cancers, according to new recommendations for post-treatment surveillance. (cancer.org)
  • Coordination of care among clinicians involved in post-treatment surveillance plays a key role in maintaining the continuum of follow-up for survivors of gynecologic cancers, as described in an article published online in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. (cancer.org)
  • Gynecologic cancers account for 10% of all new cancers in women but 20% of all female cancer survivors, currently estimated at 10 million. (cancer.org)
  • tumor
  • Identification and development of highly sensitive and specific tumor markers for the detection and management of ovarian cancer and other gynecological malignancies [ Time Frame: Outcomes will be assessed at the completion of the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • To identify and develop highly sensitive and specific tumor markers for the detection and management of ovarian cancer and other gynecological malignancies. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Participants may have samples of blood, tissue, or body fluids (such as ascites, pleural fluid or urine), or any combination of the aforementioned samples obtained to develop tumor markers to detect early stage or recurrent ovarian cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In the future, if any of the experimental tumor markers are found to be effective in detecting early stage ovarian cancer, and the patient's result is abnormal, the patient and physician will be notified. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Because of its high tumor selectivity, excellent cosmetic effect and low toxicity, photomedicine seems to be a promising tool for diagnosing (CIN and small intraperitoneal ovarian cancer nodules) and treating some gynecological neoplasm (VIN, intraperitoneal ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer). (gfmer.ch)
  • The Head & Neck Cancer Program features a multidisciplinary Tumor Board that collaborates on diagnosing, staging, and developing the best treatment plan for head and necks cancers. (uillinois.edu)
  • Described herein are compositions and methods for treating cancer through the combination of tumor antigen-pulsed dendritic cells and Dengue Virus. (patents.com)
  • The choice of cancer therapy depends upon the location, grade and the stage of the tumor, as well as the general state of the patient. (medicaltourismresourceguide.com)
  • Accordingly, our findings support the recommendation to perform LS screening in all primary, synchronous, and metachronous intestinal and endometrial cancers if a previous tumor screened intact. (osu.edu)
  • Collecting and storing samples of tumor tissue and blood from patients with cancer to study in the laboratory may help in the study of cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Surgical
  • Vaginal cancer treatment options include various surgical procedures, topical chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. (yalecancercenter.org)
  • Our cancer programs feature dedicated teams of radiologists, medical and surgical oncologists, surgeons, nurses, and therapists that are committed to providing the best care and support to patients and their families, from diagnosis through treatment. (uillinois.edu)
  • The Breast Cancer Program features a team of imaging specialists, medical and surgical oncologists, and reconstructive surgeons to provide complete treatment and care for cancers of the breast. (uillinois.edu)
  • The Urologic Cancer Program features team oncologists and surgeons with expertise in using specialized technologies and minimally invasive surgical techniques for treating renal, bladder, kidney, prostate, and testicular cancers. (uillinois.edu)
  • Staging guidelines from the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) and the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) are based on surgical findings. (medscape.com)
  • diseases
  • The Lung Cancer Program evaluates and treat patients with different types of carcinomas and pulmonary disorders, including asthma and respiratory diseases. (uillinois.edu)
  • The department offers the full range of services in these fields and specializes in the diagnostics and treatment of general gynecological diseases, oncological diseases of the female reproductive system, breast, endometrial pathologies and urinary incontinence. (bookinghealth.com)
  • Since 1998 I have treated hundreds of patients with cancer and blood diseases. (healthgrades.com)
  • The compositions and methods are of use to treat diseases involving CD74 + cells, such as cancer cells, autoimmune disease cells or immune dysfunction disease cells. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Diagnosis
  • PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying the physical and psychosocial rehabilitation needs of patients after diagnosis and treatment of upper gastrointestinal cancer or gynecological cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • To explore the patients' perspective of their physical and psychosocial rehabilitation needs following the diagnosis and treatment for an upper gastrointestinal or a gynecological cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent cervical cancer in this expert-reviewed summary. (yalecancercenter.org)
  • It is based on the results of exams and tests, such as imaging tests, done when the cancer is found (at the time of diagnosis). (cancer.ca)
  • With anticipated advances in diagnosis and treatment, the number of gynecologic cancer survivors will continue to increase, raising the prominence of post-treatment surveillance, the researchers noted. (cancer.org)
  • Cancer Care & Treatment Learn about prevention, detection, diagnosis, treatment and more by your cancer type. (osu.edu)
  • Uterine cancer is the most common gynecologic malignancy in the United States with a median age of diagnosis of 61. (thecardiologyadvisor.com)
  • postmenopausal
  • Menopause is associated with a(n) ___________ in estrogen, resulting in ___________ of the vaginal epithelium that can lead to genitourinary syndrome in postmenopausal women. (mdedge.com)
  • Disorders
  • The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services to children and adolescents with cancer, leukemia, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, and other blood disorders. (uillinois.edu)