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5th Edition of Global Conference on Surgery and Anaesthesia

September 05-07, 2024 | Hybrid Event

September 05 -07, 2024 | Madrid, Spain
GCSA 2024

The surgical management of early-stage cervical cancer

Khadra Galaal, Speaker at Surgery Conference
Sultan Qaboos Comprehensive Cancer Care and Research Centre (SQCCCRC), United Kingdom
Title : The surgical management of early-stage cervical cancer

Abstract:

Background 
Cervical cancer (CC) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in women world- wide. Currently, radical hysterectomy (RH) with bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy is the primary treatment for women with early stages (FIGO stages IA1 IB2 cervical cancer.  Surgery is deemed to be the best option for young women with no comorbidities and when preservation of hormonal and sexual functions is relevant.

Methods
Systematic review of current literature on the surgical management of early-stage CC through PubMed focusing on English-language articles 

Discussion 
It is essential that tailored treatment that avoids morbidity while maintaining oncologic safety is offered to all women, which is already possible in high-income countries.  We should Endeavour to make this a reality for low-income countries as well. In addition fertility preservation options in the management of CC should be offered to women.

Audience Take Away Notes:

  • Options of management of early-stage cervical cancer
  • Understand current evidence and how it applies to clinical practice 
  • Most recent evidence in the management of early stage cervical cancer 

Biography:

Dr. Galaal is a senior consultant in gynecological oncology and HOD Surgical Oncology Department at the sultan Qaboos comprehensive cancer & research centre SQCCCRC. Dr. Khadra has dual accreditation in obstetrics & gynaecology and gynaecological oncology She completed accredited fellowship in Gynecological Oncology and was appointed as a consultant in the Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre (NGOC) in Gateshead 2007.   She has numerous publications in the field of gyecological oncology and is currently the Chair of the Institutional Review Board and Ethics committee.  Sultan Qaboos Comprehensive Cancer Care & Research Centre (SQCCCRC)

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