Interests: Laparoscopic Surgery; Gynecological Surgery; Gynecologic Oncology; Robotic surgery; Cancer Prevention; Ovarian Cancer; Cancer Care Facilities
Special Issue Information
Cancer prevention and early
diagnosis are fundamental steps to obtain the best survival chance in oncologic
The best method to obtain
an early diagnosis should be high sensitivity and specificity, less expansive,
and large scale applicable.
gynecologic cancers, like breast cancer and cervical cancer, have adequate
screening methods. However, for others as endometrial and ovarian cancer, not
standardize screenings are available.
In this context, the early diagnosis becomes
Hysteroscopy is considered
the standard technique for visualization of the uterine cavity and the
diagnosis of intrauterine pathologies such as benign and malignant.
advantage is represented by the possibility of treating a vast number of
intracavitary diseases and obtaining endometrial specimens in the office,
without the need for the inpatient setting.
is considered the goal standard to obtain an early diagnosis of both cancer and
pre-cancerous lesions. The technological improvement furnishes innovative
instruments and better imaging to obtain the best results reducing the
procedure time, consequently the patient’s discomfort.
The present special issue aims to give an overview of
the basis and the last innovation about hysteroscopy in gynecologic cancer
prevention and management.
Salvatore Giovanni Vitale M.D. Ph.D. and Stefano Cianci M.D. Ph.D.
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Gynecologic Cancer; hysteroscopy; cancer prevention; early diagnosis; cancer screening; pre-operative cancer workup