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Invasive carcinoma of cervix during pregnancy--a case report and review of literature.
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PMID:  22482324     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carcinoma of cervix is the commonest malignancy seen in Indian women in all age groups and therefore commonly seen in pregnancy. However, most of the cases remain in early stage and the occurrence of invasive cervical carcinoma is relatively uncommon in pregnant women. There is always a therapeutic dilemma faced by the gynaecologic oncologist and the maternal foetal specialist regarding management of pregnancy with cervical malignancy. A 30 years old, multiparous woman diagnosed to have squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix FIGO stage IB1 in the early second trimester was treated by radical hysterectomy followed by radiotherapy is being reported. The various therapeutic options and prognosis are discussed.
Authors:
Suman Lal; Alka Kriplani; Neerja Bhatla; Nutan Agarwal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Indian Medical Association     Volume:  109     ISSN:  0019-5847     ISO Abbreviation:  J Indian Med Assoc     Publication Date:  2011 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505608     Medline TA:  J Indian Med Assoc     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  751-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029.
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