Vulvar Cancer What is cancer? The body is made up of trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide, and die in an orderly fashion.
Vaginal and Vulvar Cancer Get the Facts About Gynecologic Cancer www.cdc.gov/cancer/knowledge 1-800-CDC-INFO There are five main types of cancer that affect a woman's reproductive organs: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar.
How is vulvar cancer treated? The treatment of vulvar cancer depends on: • the size and location of the tumour • whether the cancer has spread • your overall health Surgery is often the first treatment and may include the removal of parts of the vulva or the entire vulva.
Vulvar cancer Vulvar cancer is r that affects the vulval region. It accounts for about three per cent of all gynaecological cancers and is most commonly diagnosed in older women aged years or over.
Cancers of Vagina, Vulva, and Other Rare Gynecological Cancers in Florida Bureau of Epidemiology Executive Summary Vaginal and vulvar cancers are two uncommon gynecological cancers, accounting for 0.3% and 0.6% of incident cancer cases in the United States.
Editorial Singapore Med J 2001 Vol 42(7) : 290 Vulvar Cancer - (r)evolution in Management A Ilancheran National University Hospital 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road Singapore 119074 A Ilancheran, MBBS, MMed, FRCOG, MD, FA MS Associate Professor & Senior Consultant Tel: (65) 772 4261 Fax: (65) 779 4753 ...
52 Interstitial brachytherapy with 192 Ir in vulvar cancer Marko Erak 1, Aljo¹a Mandiæ 2, Milutin Baucal 1, Petar Novakoviæ 2, Dragica Erak 1, Biljana Bugarèiæ 1 ABSTRACT Vulvar cancer accounts for 5% of all female genital cancers and 1% of all malignancies in women.
Visible lesions on the vulva, with A showing a small well-later-alizedtumorand B showing a large tumor encroaching on other structures. Illustration: John Yanson. Stehman. Vulvar Cancer. Obstet Gynecol 2006. 720 Stehmanand Look Vulvar Cancer OBSTETRICS &GYNECOLOGY
The following were excluded from the analysis: patients for whom vulvar cancer was not the first primary, cases identified through autopsy or death certificate only, persons of unknown race, cases without active follow-up or alive with no survival time, patients less than 20 years old, cases without ...
Transworld Research Network 37/661 (2), Fort P.O. Trivandrum-695 023 Kerala, India Cytoreductive Surgery in Gynecologic Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 2010: 173-178