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Vulvar Cancer

  • Arno J. Mundt
  • Catheryn Yashar
  • Loren K. Mell
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Abstract

The treatment of vulvar cancer consists of upfront surgery, typically radical vulvectomy or wide local excision in select patients with small well-lateralized tumors. Most patients undergo bilateral inguinofemoral dissections, particularly those found to have tumor invasion >3 mm, lymphovascular invasion (LVI) and/or high-grade disease.

Keywords

Planning Target Volume Clinical Target Volume Gross Tumor Volume Wide Local Excision Vulvar Cancer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arno J. Mundt
    • 1
  • Catheryn Yashar
    • 1
  • Loren K. Mell
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied SciencesUniversity of California San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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