Unfortunately, most of the patients with early stages or pre-invasive carcinoma of cervix
are asymptomatic and do not produce any specific clinical alterations of the cervix or may have only mild symptoms.
This is a prospective analytical study done on patients registered in the out-patient section outpatient department (OPD) of the Department of Radiation Therapy and Oncology and indoor patients in gynae oncology ward in tertiary care institute with histopathologically proven carcinoma of cervix
were included in the study.
Carcinoma of cervix
is a killing and growing cancer in Pakistani women of all ages.
Of these, 174 patients presented with cervical lesions such as chronic cervicitis (159 cases), cervical polyp (09 cases) and squamous cell carcinoma of cervix
Harmouch, "Adenoid cystic carcinoma of cervix
: two cases report and review of the literature," Pan African Medical Journal, vol.
The predictive value of measurement of SUVmax and SCC-antigen in patients with pretreatment of primary squamous cell carcinoma of cervix
. Gynecol Oncol.
Moreover, a prior history of squamous cell carcinoma of cervix
three years back also suggested metastatic skin deposits.
Human papilloma virus (HPV) has been associated with malignant tumours especially carcinoma of cervix
and head and neck cancers.
Bony metastases from carcinoma of cervix
. Occurrence, diagnosis, and treatment.
Our final conclusion on the matter is not to protect genital organs in elderly patients with advanced cancer; we routinely perform anterior exenteration because of the high incidence of genital organ invasion and other primary malignancies of genital organs like carcinoma of cervix
. However, if genital organ preservation is a necessity, surgical intervention has to be individualized.
Topics covered include spontaneous and induced chromosomal instability in patients with carcinoma of cervix
uteri, genomic instability of the APC gene found in glioblastoma, radiation hormesis and the control of genomic instability, how a cell defends itself against genomic instability caused by chromium, and genotoxic stress and apoptosis.
Key words: HLA, Carcinoma of cervix
, Puerto Rican women.