cervical cancer

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cervical cancer

Cancer of the cervix (neck of the uterus).
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cervical cancer

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Feasibility of concurrent cisplatin and extended field radiation therapy (EFRT) using intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for carcinoma of the cervix.
Carcinoma of the cervix in association with uterine prolapse.
Of the 55 hysterectomy specimens available, one case was of synchronous adenosquamous carcinoma of the cervix with primary papillary cystadenocarcinoma of ovary and fallopian tube.
A randomized trial of pelvic radiation therapy versus no further therapy in selected patients with stage IB carcinoma of the cervix after radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy: a Gynecologic Oncology Group Study.
The patient with small-cell carcinoma of the cervix also had a partial response in her first treatment cycle, but did not receive further treatment and her cancer progressed.
Our study provides a direct comparison between cisplatin and paclitaxel used as weekly concurrent chemotherapy with definitive radiation for advanced carcinoma of the cervix.
Randomized comparison of fluorouracil plus cisplatin versus hydroxyurea as an adjunct to radiation therapy in stage IIB-IVA carcinoma of the cervix with negative para-aortic lymph nodes: A Gynecologic Oncology Group and Southwest Oncology Group study.
INTRODUCTION: Carcinoma of the cervix is the most frequent of all the genital tract cancers.
Immunoreactivity for CK20 was uniformly negative, with the exception of staining in 2 cases of small cell carcinoma of the cervix or vagina.
Most cases of invasive squamous carcinoma of the cervix are thought to be preceded by the metaplasia-intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) sequence.
The case presented here is of particular interest because the glomus tumor was initially interpreted as an ovarian metastasis from the patient's previously diagnosed squamous carcinoma of the cervix, which was locally recurrent in the vagina.

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