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HPV-Targeted T Cells May Be Effective for Metastatic Cervical Cancer - Cancer Therapy Advisor

April 3, 2015 - 10:34am

HPV-Targeted T Cells May Be Effective for Metastatic Cervical Cancer
Cancer Therapy Advisor
Durable, complete regression of metastatic cervical cancer can occur after a single infusion of human papillomavirus (HPV)-targeted tumor-infiltrating T cells (HPV-TILs), a new study published online this week in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has shown.

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Robot Matches Open Surgery for Cervical Cancer - MedPage Today

April 2, 2015 - 6:36pm

MedPage Today

Robot Matches Open Surgery for Cervical Cancer
MedPage Today
CHICAGO -- Robotic and open hysterectomy achieved similar disease control and survival in early cervical cancer, but robotic procedures led to significantly fewer complications and blood loss, a retrospective comparison of more than 500 cases showed.

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UCMB urged to circumcise men to combat cervical cancer - New Vision

April 2, 2015 - 12:03am

New Vision

UCMB urged to circumcise men to combat cervical cancer
New Vision
The Secretary-general of the Uganda Episcopal Conference Monsignor. John Baptist Kauta; Bishop Robert Muhirwa and Executive Secretary of UCMB Sam Orach launching the guide book on natural family planning. Photo/Wilfred Sanya ...

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New guidelines for cervical cancer screening - Muncie Star Press

April 1, 2015 - 4:01pm

Muncie Star Press

New guidelines for cervical cancer screening
Muncie Star Press
Because HPV is transmitted by sexual conduct, having multiple partners is associated with increased risk for cervical cancer. Condoms provide only partial protection. Smoking can increase risk of cervical cancer, as does having a condition that weakens ...

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Free breast, cervical cancer screenings offered at CRMC - The Lake Country Echo

April 1, 2015 - 1:58pm

Free breast, cervical cancer screenings offered at CRMC
The Lake Country Echo
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings are being offered at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby from 8-11 a.m. Saturday, April 18, to uninsured and under-insured women age 40 and older who meet income guidelines.

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Women with IBD may face higher cervical cancer risk - Healio

April 1, 2015 - 12:46pm

Women with IBD may face higher cervical cancer risk
Healio
“Our research shows that patients with IBD, specifically Crohn's disease, are at increased risk for developing cervical cancer, even when undergoing the recommended screening,” Tine Jess, MD, from Statens Serum Institut in Denmark, said in a press release.

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Cervical Cancer Screening Reduces Cases - AllAfrica.com

April 1, 2015 - 8:47am

Cervical Cancer Screening Reduces Cases
AllAfrica.com
Luanda — Screening of cervical cancer at maternity hospitals in the country has led to a drop in cases, mainly among teenagers, said Wednesday in Luanda physician Antonieta Lucango. Speaking to Angop, the specialist said screening through ...

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Nomograms Predict Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Recurrence, Patient ... - Cancer Therapy Advisor

March 31, 2015 - 9:01am

Cancer Therapy Advisor

Nomograms Predict Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Recurrence, Patient ...
Cancer Therapy Advisor
A 2013 paper by South Korean researchers, for example, proposed a survival-predicting nomogram for patients with cervical cancer based on tumor histology, tumor size, and para-aortic lymph node metastasis.3. Among the 209 patients studied, that ...

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Female IBD Patients: Stay Up-to-Date on Cervical Cancer Screening - EndoNurse

March 31, 2015 - 8:30am

Female IBD Patients: Stay Up-to-Date on Cervical Cancer Screening
EndoNurse
“Our research shows that patients with IBD, specifically Crohn's disease, are at increased risk for developing cervical cancer, even when undergoing the recommended screening," said study author Professor Tine Jess, MD, from Statens Serum Institut in ...

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Doctors: Cervical cancer curable disease if caught early - WBAL Baltimore

March 30, 2015 - 12:51pm

WBAL Baltimore

Doctors: Cervical cancer curable disease if caught early
WBAL Baltimore
Regular cervical cancer screening is key and after much study, the recommendations have changed. Now experts say women should get their first Pap test at age 21, regardless of sexual activity. If the test is normal, they can wait three more years for ...

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"Spotting in my knickers turned out to be cervical cancer - at age 22" - Cosmopolitan UK

March 30, 2015 - 12:21pm

Cosmopolitan UK

"Spotting in my knickers turned out to be cervical cancer - at age 22"
Cosmopolitan UK
Megan* was diagnosed with cervical cancer four years ago when she was just 22 – three years before she was due to be invited for her first cervical screening. When she read our 'Face the smear' feature in April's issue, she felt compelled to encourage ...

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Ohio doctor leads cervical cancer study of promising drug - Defiance Crescent News (subscription)

March 29, 2015 - 6:02am

Ohio doctor leads cervical cancer study of promising drug
Defiance Crescent News (subscription)
AKRON (TNS) -- An Akron physician is leading a national clinical trial with the goal of improving survival rates for cervical cancer patients worldwide. Dr. Charles Kunos, medical director of radiation oncology at Summa Akron City Hospital, is heading ...

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Cervical Cancer on Rise in State: Study - The New Indian Express

March 27, 2015 - 8:32pm

Cervical Cancer on Rise in State: Study
The New Indian Express
CUTTACK:A simple pap smear screening of women above 30 years of age once in a year can bring down cervical cancer incidence by upto 80 per cent even as highly potent vaccines for human papilloma virus (HPV) have been developed and being made ...

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Female IBD Patients: Monitor Cervical Cancer Screenings - HCPLive

March 27, 2015 - 3:04pm

HCPLive

Female IBD Patients: Monitor Cervical Cancer Screenings
HCPLive
Tine Jess, MD, Statens Serum Institut, Denmark, and the study's lead author commented, “Our research shows that patients with IBD, specifically Crohn's disease, are at increased risk for developing cervical cancer, even when undergoing the recommended ...
Women with IBD may be at increased risk for developing cervical cancerNews-Medical.net

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Make Cervical Cancer Screening a Priority - Huffington Post UK

March 27, 2015 - 9:18am

Huffington Post UK

Make Cervical Cancer Screening a Priority
Huffington Post UK
How many people actually understand the seriousness of cervical cancer and what an integral part screening plays in the prevention or early detection of the disease? Cervical Cancer is on the rise and is reported to affect older women more so than younger.
Early screening can prevent cervical cancer by 50%The Swazi Observer
Council's cervical cancer screening campaign wins awardBarnsley Chronicle

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Women with IBD may be at increased risk for developing cervical cancer - News-Medical.net

March 27, 2015 - 8:19am

News-Medical.net

Women with IBD may be at increased risk for developing cervical cancer
News-Medical.net
"Our research shows that patients with IBD, specifically Crohn's disease, are at increased risk for developing cervical cancer, even when undergoing the recommended screening," said study author Professor Tine Jess, MD, from Statens Serum Institut in ...
Female IBD Patients: Monitor Cervical Cancer ScreeningsHCPLive

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'Terminally' ill mother in race to raise £250000 for cervical cancer treatment ... - Daily Mail

March 27, 2015 - 6:24am

Daily Mail

'Terminally' ill mother in race to raise £250000 for cervical cancer treatment ...
Daily Mail
A terminally ill mum is aiming to raise £250,000 for pioneering treatment in a bid to see her young daughter grow up. Alex Cole-Swann, from Barnsley, South Yorkshire, has cervical cancer and without the money, she fears she won't live to see her ...

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Carboplatin noninferior to cisplatin for metastatic, recurrent cervical cancer - Healio

March 26, 2015 - 5:34pm

Carboplatin noninferior to cisplatin for metastatic, recurrent cervical cancer
Healio
The analysis included 253 women (age range, 20 to 75 years) with histologically confirmed stage IVB or first or second recurrence of cervical cancer not amenable to curative surgery or radiotherapy. The patients, enrolled between February 2006 and ...

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Carboplatin noninferior to cisplatin for metastatic, recurrent cervical cancer - Healio

March 26, 2015 - 5:34pm

Carboplatin noninferior to cisplatin for metastatic, recurrent cervical cancer
Healio
The analysis included 253 women (age range, 20 to 75 years) with histologically confirmed stage IVB or first or second recurrence of cervical cancer not amenable to curative surgery or radiotherapy. The patients, enrolled between February 2006 and ...

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Female IBD patients: Stay up-to-date on your cervical cancer screening - Medical Xpress

March 26, 2015 - 1:27pm

Female IBD patients: Stay up-to-date on your cervical cancer screening
Medical Xpress
"Our research shows that patients with IBD, specifically Crohn's disease, are at increased risk for developing cervical cancer, even when undergoing the recommended screening," said study author Professor Tine Jess, MD, from Statens Serum Institut in ...

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