Tubo-Ovarian Cancer

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62Tubo-Ovarian Cancers: Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal   CHARACTERISTICS •   Upon review of pathogenesis for high-grade serous adnexal cancers and reflecting standard clinical practice, ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal…

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Cancers: Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal

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62Tubo-Ovarian Cancers: Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal   CHARACTERISTICS •   Upon review of pathogenesis for high-grade serous adnexal cancers and reflecting standard clinical practice, ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal…

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Care

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277Critical Care   PULMONARY •   Complications related to pulmonary factors occur in 20% to 30% of postoperative patients. The functional residual capacity (FRC) is reduced when patients are supine, or have…

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Management of Medical Comorbidities

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258Perioperative Management of Medical Comorbidities   ENHANCED RECOVERY PATHWAYS IN GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY Accelerated recovery with multimodal postoperative clinical pathways has been shown to improve outcomes. It starts in the preoperative…

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Cancer

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125Uterine Cancer   CHARACTERISTICS •   Uterine corpus cancer is the most common female gynecologic cancer in the United States with an estimated 61,380 cases and 10,920 deaths in the United States…

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Risk Assessment and Optimization

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219Preoperative Risk Assessment and Optimization   RECOMMENDED LABORATORIES Recommended laboratories include: complete blood count (CBC), partial thromboplastin time (PTT), prothrombin time (PT), comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP), and liver function tests…

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Breast and Ovarian Cancers

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201Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancers   •   Hereditary breast and ovarian cancers (HBOC) is usually attributed to the BRCA mutations 1 and 2. The genetic mutation is found on chromosomes 17q21…

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Cancer

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37Cervical Cancer   CHARACTERISTICS There are approximately 400,000 new cases of cervical cancer worldwide annually. In 2017 there were 12,820 anticipated new cases identified with approximately 4,210 deaths in the…

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Complications

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251Postoperative Complications   GASTROINTESTINAL COMPLICATIONS •   Ileus         The etiology is often intraoperative manipulation, electrolyte abnormalities, narcotics, peritonitis, abscess, hematoma, or fistula.         Signs are nausea and vomiting, hypoactive or absent bowel sounds,…

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Procedures

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228Surgical Procedures   LAPAROTOMY INCISIONS •   The most common vertical incision used for an exploratory laparotomy in oncology is a vertical midline incision. A less commonly used vertical incision is the…

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