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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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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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 112 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Vaginal cuff recurrence after radical cystectomy: an under - studied site of bladder cancer relapse.
 

Author(s): Fabio Zattoni, Alessandro Morlacco, Avinash Nehra, Igor Frank, Stephen A Boorjian, Prabin Thapa, R Jeffrey Karnes

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;44(3):491-499.

 

Vaginal cuff recurrence of tumor following radical cystectomy is a rare site of disease recurrence, however it has never been specifically studied. The aim of the study is to evaluate incidence, risk factors, and long-term oncologic outcomes of vaginal cuff recurrence in a cohort ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical efficacy of preoperative vaginal intracavitary irradiation for Stage Ib2 and IIa cervical cancer.
 

Author(s): Fengshuang Li, Yumei Wu, Weimin Kong, Jiandong Wang, Xia Hao, Juwei Niu, Laifu Bai

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. 2017 ;13(5):796-800.

 

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical efficacy of preoperative vaginal intracavitary irradiation for Stage Ib2 and IIa cervical cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Japan Society of Gynecologic Oncology guidelines 2015 for the treatment of vulvar cancer and vaginal cancer.
 

Author(s): Toshiaki Saito, Tsutomu Tabata, Hitoshi Ikushima, Hiroyuki Yanai, Hironori Tashiro, Hitoshi Niikura, Takeo Minaguchi, Toshinari Muramatsu, Tsukasa Baba, Wataru Yamagami, Kazuya Ariyoshi, Kimio Ushijima, Mikio Mikami, Satoru Nagase, Masanori Kaneuchi, Nobuo Yaegashi, Yasuhiro Udagawa, Hidetaka Katabuchi

Journal: Int. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2018 Apr;23(2):201-234.

 

Vulvar cancer and vaginal cancer are relatively rare tumors, and there had been no established treatment principles or guidelines to treat these rare tumors in Japan. The first version of the Japan Society of Gynecologic Oncology (JSGO) guidelines for the treatment of vulvar cancer ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Vaginal drug delivery for the localised treatment of cervical cancer.
 

Author(s): Ian Major, Christopher McConville

Journal: Drug Deliv Transl Res. 2017 12;7(6):817-828.

 

Cervical cancer is usually treated by surgery, with the more advanced cancers requiring adjuvant chemotherapy or radiotherapy. The location of the cervix makes it easily accessible through the vagina for the localised delivery of chemotherapeutic drugs. Localised delivery has the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Systematic Review: The Impact of Cancer Treatment on the Gut and Vaginal Microbiome in Women With a Gynecological Malignancy.
 

Author(s): Ann Muls, Jervoise Andreyev, Susan Lalondrelle, Alexandra Taylor, Christine Norton, Ailsa Hart

Journal: Int. J. Gynecol. Cancer. 2017 09;27(7):1550-1559.

 

Worldwide, 1,470,900 women are diagnosed yearly with a gynecological malignancy (21,000 in the UK). Some patients treated with pelvic radiotherapy develop chronic changes in their bowel function. This systematic review summarizes current research on the impact of cancer treatment ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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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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: 19 Sep 2018

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MRI-Guided Brachytherapy in Treating Participants With HPV-Associated Stage IB2-IVA Cervical or Stage II-IVA Vaginal Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Human Papillomavirus-Related Carcinoma; Human Papillomavirus-Related Cervical Carcinoma; Stage IB2 Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage II Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage II Vaginal Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIA Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIA Vaginal Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIA1 Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIA2 Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIB Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIB Vaginal Cancer AJCC v8; Stage III Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage III Vaginal Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIIA Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IIIB Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IVA Cervical Cancer AJCC v8; Stage IVA Vaginal Cancer AJCC v8

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2018

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Sexual Rehabilitation Programme After Radiotherapy for Gynaecological Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Endometrial Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Gynecologic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 1 Aug 2018

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