Stage I Cervical Cancer

Sentinel Node Biopsy Is a Minimally-invasive, Effective Method for Determining Spread of Cervical Cancer (06-9-2009)

Sentinel Node Biopsy Is a Minimally-invasive, Effective Method for Determining Spread of Cervical Cancer The majority of women with cervical cancer can safely undergo sentinel node biopsy instead of full pelvic lymph node dissection to determine the spread... Continue Reading

January Is National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month (03-8-2009)

January Is National Cervical Cancer Awareness Month As the month of January brings cervical cancer into focus, it’s a great time to increase public understanding of the disease, including its prevalence, approaches to screening and prevention, treatment... Continue Reading

Robotically-assisted Hysterectomy Appears Effective for Cervical Cancer (03-8-2009)

Robotically-assisted Hysterectomy Appears Effective for Cervical Cancer Robotically-assisted hysterectomy (RAH) in patients with early-stage cervical cancer is at least as effective as traditional open radical hysterectomy (ORH) and produces fewer complications,... Continue Reading

Differences in IMRT Radiation Doses May Complicate Study Results in Gynecological Cancers (03-8-2009)

Differences in IMRT Radiation Doses May Complicate Study Results in Gynecological Cancers Differences between the prescribed dose of radiation in intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and the dose that’s actually delivered may make comparison... Continue Reading

Updates in the Management of Gynecologic Cancers (05-27-2008)

Updates in the Management of Gynecologic Cancers: A Report from the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists The 39th Annual Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) was held in Tampa, Florida, from March 9 to 12, 2008,... Continue Reading