Endometrial Cancer

Taxane + Platinum Feasible For Adjuvant Tx In Endometrial Cancer

WEDNESDAY, March 27, 2019 -- Taxane plus platinum regimens may be a reasonable alternative to doxorubicin plus cisplatin as postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy for endometrial cancer that carries a high risk for progression, according to a study...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Chemotherapy, Medical Research

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Potential Game Changer For Endometrial Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- A 30% response rate in recurrent/advanced disease, 49% in MSI-H tumors
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Glaxo Presents Encouraging Data On Endometrial Cancer Drug

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Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer

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Fewer Complications After Mirs Introduced For Endometrial Cancer

MONDAY, March 18, 2019 -- The introduction of minimally invasive robotic surgery (MIRS) is associated with a significantly lower risk for severe complications among patients with early-stage endometrial cancer, according to a study published...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Robots, Medical Research

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Obesity Tied To Higher Cancer Rates In Younger People

For six of the 12 obesity-related cancers (multiple myeloma, colorectal, uterine, gallbladder, kidney and pancreatic) the risk for disease increased in adults 25 to 49.
Related topics: Obesity, Cancer, Colon Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Oncology, Kidney Disease

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Medical News Today: Ovarian Cancer Risk After A Hysterectomy

During a hysterectomy, a surgeon removes a person’s uterus. Because the surgeon usually leaves part or all of the ovaries intact, it may still be possible to develop ovarian cancer. However, research suggests that any type of hysterectomy helps...
Related topics: Ovarian Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Uterine Cancer Incidence And Deaths On The Rise In Us

Black women in particular need to be more aware of the symptoms of uterine cancer to stem the rise in the incidence and mortality rates of uterine cancer in the US, warn CDC experts. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

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Since 1999, Uterine Cancer Incidence, Mortality Up

THURSDAY, Dec. 6, 2018 -- The incidence of uterine cancer and uterine cancer deaths has increased since 1999, according to research published in the Dec. 7 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality Weekly...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

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Obesity May Be Driving Rise In Uterine Cancers

THURSDAY, Dec. 6, 2018 -- Cases of uterine cancer are charting a slow but steady rise among American women, and so are deaths from the disease, new statistics show. Looking at federal health data, researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease...
Related topics: Obesity, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Ketogenic Diet Reduces Body Fat In Women With Ovarian Or Endometrial Cancer

Women with ovarian or endometrial cancer who followed the ketogenic diet for 12 weeks lost more body fat and had lower insulin levels compared to those who followed the low-fat diet recommended by the American Cancer Society, according to a new...
Related topics: Diet, Ovarian Cancer, American Cancer Society, Cancer, Oncology, Insulin, Medical Research

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Tainted Valsartan Not Linked To Cancer Risk In The Short Term

An expedited short-term analysis finds no increased risk for cancer in patients who took NDMA-contaminated valsartan, but uncertainty remains for colorectal and uterine cancer. The EMA weighs in. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Cancer, Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Oncology

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Most Postmenopausal Bleeding Not Associated With Cancer

TUESDAY, Aug. 14, 2018 -- Most women with postmenopausal bleeding (PMB) will not be diagnosed with endometrial cancer, according to a review published online Aug. 6 in JAMA Internal Medicine. Megan A. Clarke, Ph.D., from the National Cancer...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Mksap: 38-year-old Woman With Endometrial Cancer

Test your medicine knowledge with the MKSAP challenge, in partnership with the American College of Physicians. A 38-year-old woman is evaluated in follow-up after recent surgery for endometrial cancer. Her family history is significant for colon...
Related topics: Cancer, Colon Cancer, Oncology

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Airline Crew Have Higher Cancer Rates

Flight attendants had increased rates of breast, uterine, cervical, gastrointestinal, skin and thyroid cancers.
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Skin Cancer, Thyroid Cancer, Oncology

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Cvd Risk Elevated In Endometrial Ca Survivors (cme/ce)

(MedPage Today) -- Call for careful monitoring, risk management for up to 10 years after cancer diagnosis
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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New Drug Combo Ups Survival In Her2/neu Uterine Serous Cancer

WEDNESDAY, April 18, 2018 -- For patients with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)/neu-positive uterine serous carcinoma, adding intravenous trastuzumab to treatment with carboplatin-paclitaxel is associated with increased...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Yale Expert Discusses Treatment For Endometrial Cancer

Dr. Alesandro Santin Discusses Treatment for Endometrial Cancer
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Go Ahead And Drink Your Coffee, Public Health Experts Say

A California court ruling this week that a cancer warning label should be required on coffee has left the scientific community puzzled. There is plenty of research showing that coffee doesn’t cause cancer, and can actually prevent liver and...
Related topics: Cancer, Liver Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Studies Seek Role For Anti-pd-1 Drugs In Gyn Cancers

(MedPage Today) -- Activity in resistant ovarian, mutated endometrial cancers
Related topics: Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Oncology

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Pap Test Fluids Used In Gene-based Screening Test For Two Gyn Cancers

Cervical fluid samples gathered during routine Papanicolaou (Pap) tests are the basis of a new screening test for endometrial and ovarian cancers developed by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.
Related topics: Genetics, Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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