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1

what is the most important risk factor for ovarian cancer

age

2

tx of epithelial ovarian cancer

cytoreductive surgery (debulking)

3

1st line tx of epithelial ovarian cancer

IV carboplatin and paclitaxel

4

chemotx that bind and crosslinks DNA-->prevents DNA synthesis

carboplatin

5

chemotx that binds stable MT-->inhibits cell division

taxol

6

what is the most curable gynecologic malignancy

gestational trophoblastic disease

7

how to image GTB

U/S

8

when in pregnancy is molar pregnancy incr risk?

at reproductive extremes

9

GTD has incr risk in what populations

asian, Am indian, Af