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1

workup for someone who had irregular bleeding premenopausal or bleeding post menopausal

pelvic exam to look for uterine size and look for source of blood
urine or serum hcg test
in POSTmenopausal women ONLY a endometrial thickness less then 4 mm do not need bx

2

germ cell ovarian cancer

similar to testicular cancer

3

for prostate cancer what are t, n , and m staging

t=size or direct extent of tumor
n- degree of spread to regional lymph nodes
m-present of distant metastasis

4

prognostic factors grading for prostate cancer

gleason grading

5

risk factors for prostate cancer

increasing age, family history, race (black ancestry), and possibly diet and exercise

6

psa cutoff level

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