Vaginal cancer

Common Name(s)

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 108 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Comparison of laparoscopic-assisted radical vaginal hysterectomy and abdominal radical hysterectomy in patients with early stage cervical cancer: A retrospective study.
 

Author(s): Sichen Zhang, Linlin Ma, Qing Wei Meng, Dan Zhou, Tuerhongayi Moyiding

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Sep;96(36):e8005.

 

The aim of this study was to compare the safety and survival outcomes of early stage cervical cancer patients treated by laparoscopically assisted radical vaginal hysterectomy (LARVH) versus abdominal radical hysterectomy (ARH).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Design and preliminary analysis of a vaginal inserter for speculum-free cervical cancer screening.
 

Author(s): Mercy Nyamewaa Asiedu, Júlia Agudogo, Marlee S Krieger, Robert Miros, Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell, John W Schmitt, Nimmi Ramanujam

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Cervical cancer screening usually requires use of a speculum to provide a clear view of the cervix. The speculum is one potential barrier to screening due to fear of pain, discomfort and embarrassment. The aim of this paper is to present and demonstrate the feasibility of a tampon-sized ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Sentinel lymph node mapping with indocyanine green in vaginal cancer.
 

Author(s): In Ok Lee, Jung Yun Lee, Sunghoon Kim, Sang Wun Kim, Young Tae Kim, Eun Ji Nam

Journal: J Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jul;28(4):e29.

 

Sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping is being adapted to gynecologic cancer. Higher SLN mapping rates were reported with indocyanine green (ICG) compared to other dyes. The aim of this film is to share our experience of SLN mapping with ICG in vaginal cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Vaginal cancer" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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The acceptability of vaginal smear self-collection for screening for cervical cancer: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Natalia Serrano Doratioto Faria Braz, Noely Paula Cristina Lorenzi, Isabel Cristina Esposito Sorpreso, Lana Maria de Aguiar, Edmund Chada Baracat, José Maria Soares-Júnior

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2017 Mar;72(3):183-187.

 

Cervical cancer is a major cause of death in adult women. However, many women do not undergo cervical cancer screening for the following reasons: fear, shame, physical limitations, cultural or religious considerations and lack of access to health care services. Self-collected vaginal ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Does the vaginal microbiota play a role in the development of cervical cancer?
 

Author(s): Maria Kyrgiou, Anita Mitra, Anna-Barbara Moscicki

Journal: Transl Res. 2017 Jan;179():168-182.

 

Persistent infection with oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) is necessary but not sufficient for the development of cervical cancer. The factors promoting persistence as well those triggering carcinogenetic pathways are incompletely understood. Rapidly evolving evidence indicates ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Longitudinal Evaluation of Women Undergoing Pelvic Exenteration for Treatment of Gynecologic Malignancy
 

Status: Recruiting

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

 

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2018

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Examining the Role of Transrectal High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) in Rectal Pelvic Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rectal Cancer; Ovarian Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Cervical Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2016

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Immunogenicity and Tolerability of Broad Spectrum Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine in Adult and Young Adult Women (V503-004)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cervical Cancer; Vulvar Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Genital Warts; Human Papillomavirus Infection

 

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2017

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