Cervical Cancer

Breast, Cervical, Crc Screening Below Healthy People 2020 Targets

FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2021 -- Receipt of screening tests for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancers was below national Heathy People 2020 targets in 2018, according to research published in the Jan. 14 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Sequential Crt Wins In Post-op Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Sequential chemoradiotherapy (CRT) after radical hysterectomy for early-stage cervical cancer topped other adjuvant approaches in a phase III trial from China. In the randomized, three-arm STARS study involving more than 1,000...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Babies Get Cervical Cancer From Mom During Birth: Two Cases Reported

(MedPage Today) -- Vaginal transmission of cervical cancer -- a phenomenon that has not been previously reported -- was detected in two pediatric patients, researchers in Japan reported. Two children whose mothers had undetected cervical...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Gene Could Help Predict Response To Cervical Cancer Treatment

UCLA researchers have identified a potential diagnostic marker that could help predict how likely someone with cervical cancer is to respond to the standard treatment of chemotherapy and radiation.
Related topics: Genetics, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Chemotherapy

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Cervical Cancer Survival May Improve By Targeting Senescent

How well women with cervical cancer respond to treatment and survive correlates with the level of 10 proteins in their blood that also are associated with a 'zombie' cell state called senescence, scientists report.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Proteins

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Praise And Applause; Disappearing Prostate Cancer; Eliminating Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Finding reasons for praise and applause during a worldwide pandemic. (Journal of Clinical Oncology) The anti-PD-1 antibody tislelizumab significantly improved overall survival versus chemotherapy in a phase III trial involving...
Related topics: Prostate Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Clinical Trials, Chemotherapy

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Who Unveils New Strategy To Eliminate Cervical Cancer Globally  

The World Health Organization’s 194 member states have agreed to push for the global elimination of cervical cancer, a disease that every year affects 570,000 women and kills more than 300,000. A new strategy to accelerate the elimination of...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Who Rolls Out Plan To Rid World Of Cervical Cancer, Saving Millions Of Lives

The World Health Organization (WHO) set out a strategy on Tuesday for eliminating cervical cancer, which would avoid the death of an estimated five million women and girls from the disease, by 2050.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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New Adjuvant Rt Standard For Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Image-guided intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IG-IMRT) for cervical cancer achieved disease control similar to three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy (3D-CRT) but with substantially less gastrointestinal (GI)...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Adding Image Guidance To Post-operative Radiation Therapy Can Reduce Side Effects For Women With...

A phase III trial from India shows that an advanced radiation therapy technique leads to fewer gastrointestinal side effects in women who receive radiation after undergoing hysterectomy for cervical cancer. Findings from the PARCER trial...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Rate Of Injuries Increased Around Diagnosis Of Cervical Cancer

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 21, 2020 -- Women with invasive cervical cancer (ICC) have an increased rate of iatrogenic and noniatrogenic injuries during diagnostic workup, according to a study published online Oct. 21 in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers &...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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New Data Show Hpv Vaccine Significantly Reduced Risk Of Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Study Authors: Jiayao Lei, Alexander Ploner, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Obstetrician-gynecologists, pediatricians, primary care physicians, oncologists, infectious disease specialists, public health and policy...
Related topics: Vaccines, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Gynecology

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'real Breakthrough' At Esmo 2020 Is Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Multiple studies presented at the 2020 European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) virtual congress showed favorable results for potential new cervical cancer treatments, and they are all on a path for accelerated FDA approval...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Food And Drug Administration

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Balstilimab, Zalifrelimab Active In Advanced Cervical Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Checkpoint blockade with the PD-1 inhibitor balstilimab, alone or in combination with the anti-CTLA-4 drug zalifrelimab, showed activity in women with recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer, preliminary results from two phase...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Hpv Vaccine Proves Its Mettle Against Cervical Cancer

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2020 -- Girls who are vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV) may drastically cut their chances of developing cervical cancer by age 30, a huge, new study finds. Researchers found that of more than 1.6 million young...
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Novel Tx Helps Some Advanced Cervical Cancer Patients

(MedPage Today) -- One-fourth of patients with previously treated, relapsed, or metastatic cervical cancer responded to an investigational antibody-drug conjugate, according to results of a preliminary trial. Results in 101 patients showed that...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Stop Hysterectomy After Intraoperative Node Detection

(MedPage Today) -- Hysterectomy offered no advantage over primary chemoradiation for cervical cancer after intraoperative detection of positive lymph nodes, a large retrospective analysis showed. Three-fourths of patients remained disease free...
Related topics: Lymph Nodes, Cancer, Oncology

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Cdk4/6 Inhibition Boosts Pfs In Endometrial Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Women with advanced, hormone receptor (HR)-positive cervical cancer lived more than twice as long without disease progression if they received the CDK inhibitor palbociclib in addition to hormonal therapy, a small randomized...
Related topics: Endometrial Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Hormones

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'what Is Happening?' Whistleblower Dawn Wooten's Heartbreaking Tale Of Mass Hysterectomies

One woman was received a hysterectomy because she was told she had cancer, but she was never was given a biopsy for cancer. One woman was told she needed a hysterectomy because she had Stage 4 cervical cancer, but after the procedure was informed by...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Biopsy

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Kendall Graveman Diagnosed With Bone Tumor In Cervical Spine

Mariners right-hander Kendall Graveman has been diagnosed with a bone tumor in the C6 part of his cervical spine, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports. Fortunately, Graveman’s tumor is benign and won’t grow or worsen if he continues...
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