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Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Improves Ovarian Cancer Survival
The use of intraperitoneal chemotherapy for the treatment of advanced ovarian cancer resulted in a survival benefit over intravenous chemotherapy.
Early-Onset Alopecia May Signal Chemotherapy Response for Ovarian Cancer
Onset of alopecia within the first 3 cycles of chemotherapy was associated with improved survival in ovarian cancer patients who completed 6 cycles of chemo.
Possible Target Found in ARID1A-Mutated Ovarian Cancers
Researchers have discovered that ovarian cancers with ARID1A mutations may be sensitive to treatment with an inhibitor of EZH2 methyltransferase activity.
Final Results of 9-Valent HPV Vaccine Show Extended Cancer Protection
Final results of the trial that led to FDA approval show that a new 9-valent HPV vaccine can reduce cases of HPV and cervical cancer.
Factors Used for Prognosis in Advanced Cervical Cancer
A new study yielded nomograms for the assessment of locally advanced cervical cancer, with prognostic factors including histology, performance status, and others.
Phone Counseling Improves QOL in Cervical Cancer Survivors
Cervical cancer survivors saw improvements in self-reported quality-of-life outcomes with a psychosocial telephone counseling intervention, according to a new study.
Pelareorep Gets FDA Orphan Drug Nod for Ovarian Cancer
The US Food and Drug Administration has granted Orphan Drug Designation to pelareorep (Reolysin) for the treatment of ovarian cancer.
Many Women Willing to Extend Cervical Cancer Screening Intervals
Women in routine gynecologic care expressed willingness to extend screening intervals and use cytology alone or Pap-HPV cotesting if recommended by a physician.
Ovarian Cancer Disease Burden Affects Survival Despite R0 Resection
Despite achieving complete surgical resection, advanced epithelial ovarian cancer or primary peritoneal cancer patients with a high disease burden had worse survival outcomes than those with lower disease burden.
Conservative Approach to CIN 2 a Good Option in Young Women
Conservative management of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) grade 2 is an appropriate treatment option for women aged 25 years and younger.