fallopian tube cancer


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fallopian tube cancer

A malignancy that begins to grow in the cells that form the inner surfaces of the fallopian tubes, usually an adenocarcinoma. It is the least common form of gynecological cancer.
See also: cancer
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One of the major growth factors of the global fallopian tube cancer therapeutics market is the increasing number of drug approvals in recent years.
* The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Fallopian Tube Cancer
Neither of these options would have significantly decreased JN's risk of ovarian and fallopian tube cancer. Occult ovarian and fallopian tube cancers are noted in 2% to 26% of BSO procedures performed in asymptomatic patients who have a BRCA mutation.
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The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Fallopian Tube Cancer, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Liquid-based cytology aids in primary fallopian tube cancer diagnosis.
Oasmia Pharmaceutical AB (STO:OASM) announced on Friday that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of Apealea in combination with carboplatin, to treat adult patients with first relapse of platinum-sensitive epithelial ovarian cancer, primary peritoneal cancer and fallopian tube cancer.
Classic triad of symptoms and signs associated with fallopian tube cancer are:
755) would authorize $100 million over 4 years for research into biomarkers that detect or indicate a woman's risk of ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, and primary peritoneal cancer.
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