Uterine fibroids are benign tumours that develop in the smooth muscle tissues within the uterus. They are also called leiomyoma or "myoma".
Cervical cancer treatment can cause issues with fertility, leaving women unable to become pregnant or carry a child through pregnancy.
The chance of a cure depends on the type, grade and stage of ovarian cancer.
Tumour markers are substances found in the blood that are frequently also found in cancer patients. Ovarian cancer tumour markers tests include CA125, CA19.9 and HE4.
Due to early detection and treatment, the prognosis of cervical cancer is excellent for most patients.
If you are diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer, it is important to have all the information you require to make informed treatment decisions.
Here, I answer some frequently asked questions about whether people affected by cancer should consider receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
In Australia, approximately 900 patients are diagnosed with cervical cancer every year. Cervical cancer is one of the most preventable types of cancer due to Australia's highly developed cervical cancer...
Ovarian cancer is not one disease but can be made up of different cell clones or types.
Ovarian remnant syndrome is a rare condition, that may occur following removal of one or both ovaries for endometriosis where (microscopic) endometriosis tissue that unknowingly has been left behind, can...