Información sobre riesgo, prevención, detección, síntomas, diagnosis, tratamiento y apoyo para el cáncer.
Información sobre el tratamiento del cáncer incluyendo quirúrgica, quimioterapia, radioterapia, estudios clínicos, terapia con protón, medicina complementaria avanzadas.
OncoLink se complace en ofrecer una amplia lista de lista completa de los agentes quimioterapéuticos más comúnmente usados??. Esta guía de referencia incluye información sobre la forma en que cada fármaco se administra, cómo funcionan, y los pacientes los efectos secundarios comunes pueden experimentar.
Maneras que los pacientes de cáncer y las personas que le cuidan puedan enfrentar el cáncer, los efectos secundarios, nutrición, cuestiones en general sobre el apoyo para el cáncer, duelo/decisiones sobre el termino de vida, y experiencias compartidas por sobrevivientes.
Diethylstilbestrol DES Exposure in Utero
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," I am a 31 year-old confirmed DES [-exposed] daughter. Are there any guidelines for my physicians to follow? I have had low-grade abnormal paps (CIN1 & VAIN1) a few times now and the most recent was VAIN2....
Follow Up After Vaginal Cancer
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," I was diagnosed in 2004 with primary vaginal cancer. I had a vaginectomy with my lymph nodes removed. I also had reconstruction. I am followed up every 6 months with only Pap smears. Should I be getting any particular...
Inoperable stage II-B squamous cell carcinoma of the vagina
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," My niece had stage II-B squamous cell carcinoma of the vagina. After a remission following a combination of therapies, it relapsed. At surgery, the cancer was found to be localized, but inoperable because of its...
Late Effects of Chemotherapy After Vaginal Cancer
Dear OncoLink "Ask the Experts," My daughter had vaginal cancer at the age of 17 months. We have been clean of cancer for ten years but having a shortness of breath that doctors cannot explain. What are the late effects of bleomycin,...
Options after vaginal closure
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," My mother-in-law had a radical hysterectomy seven years ago. Her doctor advised her do a vaginal closure to decrease the chances of infection or recurrence. She has been cancer free for seven years but she doesn't...
Small cell carcinoma of the vagina
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," My wife was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma of the vagina in early 2001. The tumor was surgically removed and she underwent radiotherapy in combination with cisplatnin. After the radiotherapy was complete she...
Vaginal / Vulvar Graft Versus Host Disease
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," I'm a 35-year-old allogeneic bone marrow transplant patient (transplant was in May '04) who is having trouble with vaginal stenosis. I'm told that this condition is probably the result of the total body radiation that...
Vaginal cancer treatment and causes
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," A friend of mine found out she has vaginal cancer. What is the best treatment today for this? Can this be related to her tonsil cancer from a few years ago? Stephen C. Rubin, MD, Professor and Chief of the...
Vaginal carcinoma in situ
Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," Is the optimum treatment for Vaginal Carcinoma in Situ laser surgery? Is there any other option? Is this early stage considered to be pre-cancer or cancer? Christina S. Chu, MD, Assistant Professor...
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