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1

what HPV causes cervical cancer

16 and 18

2

what proteins are connected to HPV cervical cancer

E6 and E7

3

staging 1a for CC
1b
2a
2b
3
4

1a microscopic
1b visible lesion
2a vaginal involvement
2b parametrial involvement
3 lower vagina or pelvic sidewall
4 bladder/rectum or mets

4

treatment for cervical cancer

surgery - LLETZ, fertility sparing, wertheim
radio
chemo

5

planning for radiotherapy (CC)

EUA and marker seed insertion
CT planned
stimulator

6

chemo (CC)

neoadjuvant
concommitant
palliative

7

drugs for chemo (CC)

cisplatin - 40mg/m2 weekly
carboplatin/paclitaxol

8

what is brachytherapy

seeds placed in intrauterine tube
ovoids (colpostats)
ring applicator
remotely afterloaded

9

endometrial cancer treatment

mostly surgical

10

radio for endometrial cancer

adjuvant radio - vault brachytherapy, external beam