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Tumors of Female Reproductive Organs

  • Kathi D. Clement
  • Pamela D. Connor
  • Kristina J. Hartman

Abstract

This chapter focuses on the common tumors of the female reproductive system: leiomyomas and cervical, endometrial, and ovarian carcinomas. At the outset, physicians should know that emphasizing prevention and early detection (Table 107.1) in the office setting is the best means to decrease mortality. Patients must be taught to recognize early warning signs. Physicians should continue to read the medical literature for developments in screening and treatment techniques.

Keywords

Ovarian Cancer Cervical Cancer Endometrial Cancer Endometrial Carcinoma Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 
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  • Kathi D. Clement
  • Pamela D. Connor
  • Kristina J. Hartman

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