|Probing fallopian tubes as origin of ovarian cancer|
Surgery and tissue analysis revealed that seven of the nine women with high-grade cancers had little or no disease in their ovaries; their malignancies began in the fallopian tubes or the lining of the abdominal cavity, or both. This explained why ...
Philly.com - Sun, 26 May 2013 00:00
|More women removing ovaries to prevent cancer|
Actress Angelina Jolie has reportedly decided to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed, a procedure known as a bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, to fend off getting the disease. Jolie is a carrier of a BRCA gene mutation, putting her at a 60 ...
Baltimore Sun (blog) - Wed, 12 Jun 2013 12:58
|Sexually Transmitted Infections Gonorrhea makes a comeback as awareness of ...|
And that can increase the risk of the disease spreading as it may well go untreated. "It can lead to pelvic inflammation," explains Dr Viviane Bremer of the Robert Koch Institute, "then a blockage of the fallopian tubes. That means the woman is no ...
Deutsche Welle - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:06
|The Key to Improving Survival in Ovarian Cancer: Better Screening of Women ...|
Only cancers of the fallopian tube and ovary remain difficult to diagnose at an early stage—which means that cure rates have remained lower as well. ... Patients with residual disease < 2 cm have better survival than patients with larger residual masses.
Cancer Network - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:49
|Ask Dr. Sanjay Gupta your health care reform questions|
My husband retired early due to Parkinson's Disease. He had a contract with a .... My pain has gotten worse over time, my husband and I want to have children but we're told I will have to cut my fallopian tubes and resort to IVF. I have a period 3-4 ...
CNN (blog) - Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:16
|Doctors see increase in couples having trouble conceiving second child|
Endometriosis — the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus — is the most frequent cause of such infertility among women. Irregular ovulation, Fallopian tube disease, uterine scarring from a previous childbirth and stress ...
Daily News & Analysis - Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:17
|ASCO: Pazopanib Ups Survival in Advanced Ovarian Cancer|
For women with advanced epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer who have undergone surgery and first-line chemotherapy, maintenance therapy with pazopanib is associated with significant longer median progression-free survival ...
Doctors Lounge - Mon, 03 Jun 2013 10:04
|GSK announces positive phase III trial of Votrient following chemotherapy in ...|
pharmabiz.com - Mon, 03 Jun 2013 22:35
|Glaxo Reports Votrient Data - Analyst Blog|
The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial evaluated the use of Votrient as maintenance therapy in women suffering from epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer, whose disease did not worsen after receiving ...
NASDAQ - Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:33