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Gynaecological Tumours

  • S. Monfardini
  • K. Brunner
  • D. Crowther
  • S. Eckhardt
  • D. Olive
  • S. Tanneberger
  • A. Veronesi
  • J. M. A. Whitehouse
  • R. Wittes
Part of the UICC International Union Against Cancer book series (UICCI)

Abstract

Average incidence in Europe and United States 30–35/100000 female population per year
  • Accounts for 10%–15% of all malignancies in women

  • Second or third most common form of cancer in the female population Incidence falling off

Keywords

Cervical Cancer Ovarian Carcinoma Endometrial Carcinoma Male Circumcision Gynaecological Tumour 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Further Reading

  1. Clarysse A, Kenis Y, Mathé G (1976) Cancer chemotherapy — its role in the treatment strategy of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors. Springer, Berlin-Heidelberg-New YorkGoogle Scholar
  2. Griffiths CT, Fuller AF (Eds) (1983) Gynecologic Oncology. Martinus Nijhoff PublGoogle Scholar
  3. Morrow CR (Ed) (1983) Recent clinical developments in gynecologic oncology. Raven Press, New YorkGoogle Scholar
  4. Murphy ED, Beamer WG (Eds) (1980) Biology of Ovarian Neoplasia, UICC Technical Report Series, Vol 50, UICC, GenevaGoogle Scholar
  5. Tanneberger S (Ed) (1986) Experimentelle und Klinische Chemotherapie. Akademie-Verlag, BerlinGoogle Scholar
  6. Van Osterom AT, Muggia FM, Cleton FJ (Eds) (1980) Therapeutic Progress in Ovarian Cancer, Testicular Cancer and the Sarcomas. Leiden University Press, LeidenGoogle Scholar
  7. Williams CJ, Michael J, Whitehouse A Cancer of the Female Reproductive System. In: Cancer Investigation and Management. Whitehouse, JMA, Williams CJ, Canellos GP (Eds)Google Scholar
  8. Young RC (1980) Gynecologic Malignancies. In: Cancer Chemotherapy 1980. Pinedo HM (ed), Excepta Medica, AmsterdamGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Monfardini
    • 1
  • K. Brunner
    • 2
  • D. Crowther
    • 3
  • S. Eckhardt
    • 4
  • D. Olive
    • 5
  • S. Tanneberger
    • 6
  • A. Veronesi
    • 1
  • J. M. A. Whitehouse
    • 7
  • R. Wittes
    • 8
  1. 1.Centro Riferimento OncologicoAviano (Pordenone)Italy
  2. 2.Onkologie-AbteilungInselspitalBernSwitzerland
  3. 3.Manchester University and Christie Hospital and Holt Radium InstituteManchesterUK
  4. 4.National Institute of OncologyBudapestHungary
  5. 5.Service de Médécine Infantille IIHopital d’Enfants Allée du MorovanVandoeuvre-Les-NancyFrance
  6. 6.Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDRRobert-Roessle-InstitutBerlin-BuchG.D.R.
  7. 7.CRC Medical Oncology Unit, Centre Block CF99Southampton General HospitalSouthamptonUK
  8. 8.Division of Cancer Treatment, Dept. of Health, Education and WelfareNational Institute of HealthBethesdaUSA

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