Stage I Ovarian Cancer

September Is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month (09-1-2009)

As the month of September brings ovarian cancer into focus, it’s time to increase public understanding about the disease, including its prevalence, approaches to screening and prevention, treatment options, and resources that offer updated ovarian cancer... Continue Reading

Fertility Preservation Appears to Be Safe for Young Women with Early-stage Ovarian Cancer (08-11-2009)

Preservation of the non-cancerous ovary and the uterus appears to be safe for young women with Stage IA or IC ovarian cancer and allows women to preserve their fertility. These results were published in Cancer. Women who confront a cancer diagnosis at... Continue Reading

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Announces Eleventh Annual Conference (03-8-2009)

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Announces Eleventh Annual Conference This year the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance will hold their eleventh annual conference, titled “Creating Currents of Change,” on Tuesday, July 8 through Thursday, July... Continue Reading

Specialty Hospitals Associated with Improved Survival in Early Ovarian Cancer (03-8-2009)

Specialty Hospitals Associated with Improved Survival in Early Ovarian Cancer Hospitals that specialize in care for ovarian cancer are associated with significantly improved survival for women with early ovarian cancer. These results were recently reported... Continue Reading

Further Evidence in Favor of Care for Ovarian Cancer Patients by Gynecologic Oncologists (03-8-2009)

Further Evidence in Favor of Care for Ovarian Cancer Patients by Gynecologic Oncologists According to an article recently published in Gynecologic Oncology, patients under 55 years of age with Stages IC–II ovarian cancer were more likely to receive... 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

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