Chemical hair straightening products may increase risk of gynaecological cancers
Several studies published recently reported that the use of chemical hair products may be associated with a higher risk of hormone-related cancers including ovarian and endometrial cancers.
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Posted in uterine cancer; Tagged Uterine Cancer; Posted 23 days ago by Andreas Obermair
What is a sentinel node biopsy and what happens if it is positive?
Sentinel node biopsy is a surgical technique used in patients who have already been diagnosed with uterine, cervical and vulval cancer.
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Posted in cancer; Tagged cervical cancer, Uterine Cancer; Posted 3 years ago by Andreas Obermair
Hidden dangers of undiagnosed uterine sarcoma
I was invited to present at the Austrian and Bavarian Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society in Vienna about uterine sarcomas.
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Tagged Uterine Cancer; Posted 6 years ago by Andreas Obermair
HE4 in ovarian and uterine cancer
A couple of years we introduced HE4 as a tumour marker for pelvic masses. The idea was to differentiate benign ovarian masses from ovarian cancer in patients without ascites or...
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Tagged HE4, Ovarian Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Mirena, Metformin; Posted 10 years ago
feMME Trial now open
The feMME trial will treat women with endometrial cancer and preserve the patient’s fertility at the same time.
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Tagged Uterine Cancer, Mirena, Metformin; Posted 10 years ago
New iPhone App
The app will be free and based on research carried out at QCGC in collaboration with the Cleveland Clinic.
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Tagged Uterine Cancer, Relapse, Risk, Research; Posted 11 years ago