Wiebren Age A Tjalma

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital Antwerp
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening: which HPV test should be used-L1 or E6/E7?
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology, Multidisciplinary Breast and Gynecologic Oncology Clinic, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 170:45-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Differences in human papillomavirus type distribution in high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical cancer in Europe
    Wiebren A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
    Int J Cancer 132:854-67. 2013
  3. pmc Comprehensive proteomic analysis of human cervical-vaginal fluid using colposcopy samples
    Geert Zegels
    Laboratory for Functional Proteomics, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Proteome Sci 7:17. 2009
  4. pmc Use of cervicovaginal fluid for the identification of biomarkers for pathologies of the female genital tract
    Geert Zegels
    Laboratory of Proteinscience, Proteomics and Epigenetic Signaling, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Proteome Sci 8:63. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Suction drain-induced haemorrhage after nerve- and vessel-sparing axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Breast 15:443-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Galactorrhea after conservative surgery for breast cancer
    Wiebren A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, Edegem, Belgium
    Breast J 11:500. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of hysterotomy in the management of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology, University Hospital Antwerpen UZA, Antwerpen, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:882-3. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary vaginal adenocarcinoma of intestinal type arising from a tubulovillous adenoma
    W A A Tjalma
    Departments of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology and Pathology, University Hospital Antwerpen UZA, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1461-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Who should be vaccinated against human papillomavirus?
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynaecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, Edegem, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1498-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenocarcinomas are a distinct entity
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:184-8. 2008

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening: which HPV test should be used-L1 or E6/E7?
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology, Multidisciplinary Breast and Gynecologic Oncology Clinic, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 170:45-6. 2013
    ..HPV tests used in cervical cancer screening should be based on the early (E) and the late (L) genes in order not to miss the abnormality. ..
  2. doi request reprint Differences in human papillomavirus type distribution in high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical cancer in Europe
    Wiebren A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
    Int J Cancer 132:854-67. 2013
    ..These findings support the need for primary prevention of HPV16/18/45-related cervical lesions...
  3. pmc Comprehensive proteomic analysis of human cervical-vaginal fluid using colposcopy samples
    Geert Zegels
    Laboratory for Functional Proteomics, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Proteome Sci 7:17. 2009
    ..The delineation of an overlapping set of proteins that is identified in most proteomics studies on CVF may help in the description of a reference proteome when performing proteomics studies on human CVF...
  4. pmc Use of cervicovaginal fluid for the identification of biomarkers for pathologies of the female genital tract
    Geert Zegels
    Laboratory of Proteinscience, Proteomics and Epigenetic Signaling, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Proteome Sci 8:63. 2010
    ..We conclude that the use of proteomic technology for analysis of human cervicovaginal fluid samples is promising and may lead to the discovery of new biomarkers which can improve disease prevention and therapy development...
  5. ncbi request reprint Suction drain-induced haemorrhage after nerve- and vessel-sparing axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Breast 15:443-5. 2006
    ..When using a suction system, we recommend a low-pressure system and that the fully perforated drain should not reach or touch neighbouring vessels or nerves in the axilla when installed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Galactorrhea after conservative surgery for breast cancer
    Wiebren A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, Edegem, Belgium
    Breast J 11:500. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of hysterotomy in the management of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology, University Hospital Antwerpen UZA, Antwerpen, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:882-3. 2006
    ..This report illustrates that it is mandatory to have a histologic diagnosis of chemoresistant gestational trophoblastic neoplasia before performing definitive surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary vaginal adenocarcinoma of intestinal type arising from a tubulovillous adenoma
    W A A Tjalma
    Departments of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology and Pathology, University Hospital Antwerpen UZA, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1461-5. 2006
    ..It is important to be aware of this tumor type and to distinguish them from metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma in order to plan appropriate treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Who should be vaccinated against human papillomavirus?
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynaecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, Edegem, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1498-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenocarcinomas are a distinct entity
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 18:184-8. 2008
    ..She had a recurrence after 8 months and died 31 months after the initial diagnosis. Primary retroperitoneal mucinous cystadenocarcinomas are distinct entity, with the same poor prognosis as their ovarian counterpart...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fibula metastasis as the presenting feature of vaginal cancer
    W A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen, Belgium
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 32:114-6. 2011
    ..Metastatic bone involvement in vaginal carcinoma has not been reported in the literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of human papillomavirus in the carcinogenesis of squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the cervix
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerpen, Universiteit Antwerpen, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Antwerp, Belgium
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 19:469-83. 2005
    ..There are several similarities and differences between the two major histological types. This article will address the role of HPV in cervical carcinogenesis as well as the molecular biology involved in the process...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Bartholin's gland
    Wiebren A A Tjalma
    Division of Gynaecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gynecol Oncol 87:308-9. 2002
    ..Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) may involve the lower female genital tract, most often as a manifestation of systemic disease and rarely as a primarily localisation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Skin metastases from vulvar cancer: a fatal event
    Wiebren Age A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
    Gynecol Oncol 89:185-8. 2003
    ..Cutaneous metastases from a vulval cancer are exceptional with only 4 reported cases in the literature...
  15. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of tubal prolapse
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital of Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 83:207-8. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Ascites, pleural effusion, and CA 125 elevation in an SLE patient, either a Tjalma syndrome or, due to the migrated Filshie clips, a pseudo-Meigs syndrome
    Wiebren A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Gynecol Oncol 97:288-91. 2005
    ..The combination ascites, pleural effusion, and elevated CA 125 are usually associated with a malignancy...
  17. ncbi request reprint A uterus-saving procedure for postpartum hemorrhage
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Antwerp University Hospital, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 86:396-7. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Nipple discharge and the value of MR imaging
    Wiebren A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology, University Multidisciplinary Breast Clinic Antwerpen, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 115:234-6. 2004
    ..We describe the valuable contribution of magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating an elderly patient with nipple discharge where clinical and mammography examinations were negative...
  19. ncbi request reprint Uterine inversion by a mixed müllerian tumor of the corpus
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynaecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp UZA, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:894-7. 2003
    ..The surgical approach of a uterine inversion forms a therapeutic challenge. In this article, a case of uterine inversion due to a MMT is reported, together with a literature review regarding the developing mechanisms and management...
  20. ncbi request reprint Misleading CA-125 levels and computed tomography images in an endometrial cancer patient
    W A A Tjalma
    Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:470-1. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Primary small cell neuroendocrine tumour of the breast
    Lisbeth Jochems
    Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology, University Multidisciplinary Breast Clinic Antwerp, 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 115:231-3. 2004
    ..These tumours form a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. We present our experience of small cell neuroendocrine tumour of the breast and discuss a review of the relevant literature...
  22. ncbi request reprint The thoughts of physicians regarding the need to start hormone replacement therapy in breast cancer survivors
    Xuan Bich Trinh
    Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 124:207-11. 2006
    ..To investigate how physicians felt about HRT use in breast cancer survivors a half year after the WHI trial...
  23. ncbi request reprint The thoughts of breast cancer survivors regarding the need for starting hormone replacement therapy
    Xuan Bich Trinh
    Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecologic Oncology, University Hospital Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 124:250-3. 2006
    ..There is not only a need for scientific data regarding the risk of recurrence of breast cancer by starting hormone replacement therapy (HRT) but also regarding the patients' needs for HRT...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus associated with long-term oral contraceptive use
    Wiebren Age A Tjalma
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 119:253-4. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint The anterior abdominal approach for a non-puerperal uterine inversion
    Wiebren Age A Tjalma
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:923; author reply 923-4. 2005