Gynecologic Oncology deals with the essential research in gynecologic cancer relating to female genitalia, reproductive system including ovaries, cervix, uterus, fallopian tubes, vagina and vulva; training and extraordinary patient care. The American Cancer Society estimates that 1,06,00 women are diagnosed with malignant growth in the reproductive organs every year which includes cervical cancer, uterine cancer, vulvar cancer and ovarian cancer. It is important to learn about risk, prevention and screening of these cancers which will be discussed under this session.
- Endometrial Tissue Sampling
- Single-incision laparoscopic and robotic surgeries
- Intraperitoneal chemotherapy and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
- Genetic testing for hereditary cancers