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Gynaecological cancers 

Gynaecological cancers
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Gynaecological cancers
Author(s):

Sambit Mukhopadhyay

, Edward Morris

, and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651399.003.0071
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date: 24 February 2020

Uterine cancer is the fourth most common cancer diagnosed in women in the UK. Whilst incidence for cervical and ovarian cancers have decreased, that of endometrial and vulval cancers has increased. This chapter discusses the histopathology and risk factors for gynaecological cancers, clinical presentations, and survival rates.

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