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Neuroendocrine small cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix

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Neuroendocrine small cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix (SCC) is a rare disease that mixes clinical and biological characteristics of both cervical neoplasms and neuroendocrine small cell cancer. The prognosis is poor and the optimal treatment has not yet been clarified. Multimodality treatment, with surgery and concurrent chemoradiation has recently been shown to improve local control and survival rates.

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Reig Castillejo, A., Membrive Conejo, I., Foro Arnalot, P. et al. Neuroendocrine small cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix. Clin Transl Oncol 12, 512–513 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12094-010-0546-0

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Keywords

  • Neuroendocrine small cell carcinoma
  • Radiochemotherapy