Gynecologic Cancers

Pediatric Oncology   

Questions discussed in this category


Would your counseling change if she reported a history of unplanned pregnancy? Is there any wording or waiver you might be able to use warning her of ...

Would you have reservations in treating patients with breast, GI, or pelvic malignancies with radiation alone or concurrent chemoradiation?

How do you "have the talk" in a way that is straightforward without emotionally crushing the patient?

Specifically, are there strategies you use to 1) empower patients to participate in decision-making and 2) reassure patients who may be skeptical?

There are mixed recommendations about re-testing vs simply waiting for a quarantine period prior to resuming therapy. 

How would you approach a patient who is receiving chemoRT but has confirmed COVID-19 with minor symptoms, as breaking treatment for 2 weeks quarantine...

How do you prevent early menopause in women? Please comment on freezing of eggs, oophopexy, supine vs prone position, vaginal dialator. 


Papers discussed in this category


Gynecol Oncol, 2019 Aug 16

JAMA,

Lancet Oncol., 2020 Feb 14

Ann. Oncol., 2020 Mar 26

AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology, 1996-02