Michael Frumovitz

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of total laparoscopic and abdominal radical hysterectomy for patients with early-stage cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:96-102. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy in locally advanced cervical cancer study (LiLACS): Phase III clinical trial comparing surgical with radiologic staging in patients with stages IB2-IVA cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 21:3-8. 2014
  3. pmc "Triple injection" lymphatic mapping technique to determine if parametrial nodes are the true sentinel lymph nodes in women with cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 127:467-71. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomic location of PET-positive aortocaval nodes in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer: implications for surgical staging
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:1203-7. 2012
  5. pmc Unverifiable accomplishments and publications on applications for gynecologic oncology fellowships
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:504-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node detection in women with vaginal cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 108:478-81. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgical approaches for patients with endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:226-34. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in women with high-risk endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:100-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node detection in women with cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 110:S17-20. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Fertility-sparing therapy for young women with endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:27-32. 2006

Detail Information

Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of total laparoscopic and abdominal radical hysterectomy for patients with early-stage cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:96-102. 2007
    ..To compare intraoperative, pathologic, and postoperative outcomes of total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy with abdominal radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy for women with early-stage cervical cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenectomy in locally advanced cervical cancer study (LiLACS): Phase III clinical trial comparing surgical with radiologic staging in patients with stages IB2-IVA cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 21:3-8. 2014
    ..We believe this study will show that tailored chemoradiation after pre-therapeutic surgical staging improves survival as compared with chemoradiation based on PET/CT in women with stages IB2-IVA cervical cancer...
  3. pmc "Triple injection" lymphatic mapping technique to determine if parametrial nodes are the true sentinel lymph nodes in women with cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 127:467-71. 2012
    ..We added India ink as a mapping agent to determine whether this would allow us to pathologically identify sentinel parametrial nodes and to test our hypothesis that the parametrial nodes are the true SLNs in women with cervical cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomic location of PET-positive aortocaval nodes in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer: implications for surgical staging
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:1203-7. 2012
    ..We sought to determine which aortocaval nodes should be sampled during surgical staging procedures...
  5. pmc Unverifiable accomplishments and publications on applications for gynecologic oncology fellowships
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:504-8. 2012
    ..The number and quality of research publications is an important factor in the selection process. We sought to estimate the incidence of unverifiable publications among gynecologic oncology fellowship applicants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node detection in women with vaginal cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 108:478-81. 2008
    ..To determine the patterns of lymphatic drainage from primary vaginal cancers utilizing lymphoscintigraphy and to determine if this clinical information would affect treatment planning...
  7. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgical approaches for patients with endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:226-34. 2011
    ..In this article, we will review the current literature on traditional laparoscopy, robotically assisted laparoscopy, and single-port laparoscopy as surgical approaches for the treatment of endometrial cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in women with high-risk endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:100-3. 2007
    ..To evaluate fundal injection of blue dye and radiocolloid for lymphatic mapping and sentinel node identification in women with high-risk endometrial cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node detection in women with cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 110:S17-20. 2008
    ..Large, multi-institutional studies in both Europe and the United States are nearing completion and their results should help guide the future direction for sentinel node technologies in the treatment of cervical cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fertility-sparing therapy for young women with endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:27-32. 2006
    ..Patient selection, pretreatment testing, treatment regimens, response rates and pregnancy outcomes will be explored. Recommendations regarding this approach for the treatment of endometrial cancer in young women will also be made...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in vulvar, vaginal, and cervical cancers
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 22:529-36; discussion 538-9, 542-3. 2008
    ..Large validation studies are currently underway in both the United States and Europe. In this review article, we present the published data on mapping techniques and discuss future considerations for these technologies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unmasking the complexities of mucinous ovarian carcinoma
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 117:491-6. 2010
    ..The objective of our review was to identify and synthesize the most current information on mucinous ovarian carcinoma with regard to pathologic, molecular, and clinical distinctions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Parametrial involvement in radical hysterectomy specimens for women with early-stage cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Departments of 1Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:93-9. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and sexual functioning in cervical cancer survivors
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, 1155 Herman Pressler, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:7428-36. 2005
    ..To compare quality of life and sexual functioning in cervical cancer survivors treated with either radical hysterectomy and lymph node dissection or radiotherapy...
  15. doi request reprint Radical hysterectomy in obese and morbidly obese women with cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Departments of Gynecologic Oncology and Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:899-905. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node detection in gynecologic malignancies of the lower genital tract
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, CPB6 3244, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 7:435-43. 2005
    ..In this review article we present the published data on mapping techniques and discuss the advantages and pitfalls of these procedures...
  17. doi request reprint Laparoscopic extraperitoneal para-aortic lymphadenectomy in locally advanced cervical cancer: a prospective correlation of surgical findings with positron emission tomography/computed tomography findings
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 117:1928-34. 2011
    ..No previous studies have prospectively compared positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) with laparoscopic extraperitoneal staging in the evaluation of para-aortic lymph nodes...
  18. pmc Successful incorporation of robotic surgery into gynecologic oncology fellowship training
    Pamela T Soliman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol 131:730-3. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the proportion of robotic procedures performed by fellows at the console, and compare operative times and lymph node yields to faculty surgeons...
  19. pmc Risk factors for prolonged hospitalization after gynecologic laparoscopic surgery
    Behrouz Zand
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 126:428-31. 2012
    ..To determine perioperative risk factors for prolonged hospitalization after gynecologic laparoscopic surgery...
  20. doi request reprint Laparoscopy training in gynecologic oncology fellowship programs
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 111:197-201. 2008
    ..To assess the adequacy of laparoscopic surgical training as perceived by gynecologic oncology fellows-in-training and to compare current opinions to those on a 2003 survey...
  21. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of preoperative lymphoscintigraphy in patients who undergo radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy for cervical cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1186-93; discussion 1193-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the value of preoperative lymphoscintigraphy before intraoperative lymphatic mapping for sentinel lymph node identification during radical hysterectomy...
  22. pmc Prevalence of lymph node metastasis in primary mucinous carcinoma of the ovary
    Kathleen M Schmeler
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1439, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:269-73. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of lymph node involvement in women with primary mucinous ovarian carcinomas...
  23. doi request reprint Rate of para-aortic lymph node micrometastasis in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer
    Behrouz Zand
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:422-5. 2010
    ..To determine the rate of para-aortic node micrometastasis in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer undergoing laparoscopic extraperitoneal para-aortic lymphadenectomy...
  24. pmc Lymphadenectomy during endometrial cancer staging: practice patterns among gynecologic oncologists
    Pamela T Soliman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler CPB 6 3244, Unit 1362, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:291-4. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify practice patterns among gynecologic oncologists when performing a lymph node evaluation during staging for endometrial cancer...
  25. pmc Radical hysterectomy: a comparison of surgical approaches after adoption of robotic surgery in gynecologic oncology
    Pamela T Soliman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 123:333-6. 2011
    ..To compare intra-operative, postoperative and pathologic outcomes of three surgical approaches to radical hysterectomy and bilateral pelvic lymph node dissection over a three year time period during which all three approaches were used...
  26. pmc Risk of residual disease and invasive carcinoma in women treated for adenocarcinoma in situ of the cervix
    Anthony B Costales
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 129:513-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the outcomes of a large cohort of women treated for AIS...
  27. doi request reprint Conservative surgery in early-stage cervical cancer: what percentage of patients may be eligible for conization and lymphadenectomy?
    Ashlee L Smith
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:183-6. 2010
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  28. pmc Analgesic and antiemetic requirements after minimally invasive surgery for early cervical cancer: a comparison between laparoscopy and robotic surgery
    Pamela T Soliman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1355-9. 2013
    ..It remains unclear whether there is a difference in benefit to the patient between robotic surgery and traditional laparoscopy. We sought to compare postoperative analgesic and antiemetic requirements between the two approaches...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of final histology in patients with endometrial cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 95:463-8. 2004
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Limited utility of magnetic resonance imaging in determining the primary site of disease in patients with inconclusive endometrial biopsy
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 20:1344-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the utility of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in determining whether primary disease site is cervical or endometrial in patients with inconclusive preoperative endometrial biopsy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Preoperative lymph-vascular space invasion is associated with nodal metastases in women with early-stage cervical cancer
    Michael R Milam
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas, Unit 1362, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 106:12-5. 2007
    ..To determine the association between findings on review of preoperative biopsy specimens and the risk of lymph node involvement (LNI) at radical hysterectomy in patients with early-stage cervical cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ultrastaging improves detection of metastases in sentinel lymph nodes of uterine cervix squamous cell carcinoma
    Elizabeth D Euscher
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1336-43. 2008
    ..25%. Negative SLN predicts negative non-SLN. For most patients with a positive SLN, the SLN will be the only metastasis detected; a minority of patients with a positive SLN may have a positive non-SLN...
  33. doi request reprint Sentinel node mapping in vulvovaginal melanoma using SPECT/CT lymphoscintigraphy
    Katsuhiro Kobayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 34:859-61. 2009
    ..Preoperative SPECT/CT lymphoscintigraphy is ideal for mapping the unpredicted lymphatic drainage pathways within the complex pelvic anatomy and this technique may also be used in the preoperative workup of other gynecologic malignancies...
  34. doi request reprint Rate of vaginal cuff separation following laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy
    Alpa M Nick
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 120:47-51. 2011
    ..The goal of our study was to determine the rate of vaginal cuff separation and associated risk factors in patients undergoing laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy...
  35. pmc Modified vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap vaginal reconstruction: an analysis of surgical outcomes
    Jessica L Berger
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 125:252-5. 2012
    ....
  36. pmc Impact of smoking on perioperative pulmonary and upper respiratory complications after laparoscopic gynecologic surgery
    Whitney S Graybill
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 125:556-60. 2012
    ..To determine the impact of smoking on the rate of pulmonary and upper respiratory complications following laparoscopic gynecologic surgery...
  37. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic and robotic techniques for radical hysterectomy in patients with early-stage cervical cancer
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 110:S21-4. 2008
    ..The goal of this review is to summarize the latest literature on the subject of laparoscopic and robotic approaches for radical hysterectomy in patients with early-stage cervical cancer...
  38. doi request reprint Outcomes of patients undergoing radical hysterectomy for cervical cancer of high-risk histological subtypes
    Sonika Agarwal
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 21:123-7. 2011
    ..Anecdotally, NSNA tumors seem to have a worse prognosis than their SA counterparts. We sought to determine whether patients with early-stage NSNA have a worse prognosis than those with early-stage SA cervical cancer...
  39. ncbi request reprint Electrothermal bipolar coagulation for pelvic exenterations
    Brian M Slomovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Pressler Boulevard, Unit 1362, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 102:534-6. 2006
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Rate of port-site metastasis is uncommon in patients undergoing robotic surgery for gynecological malignancies
    Bih T Ndofor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 21:936-40. 2011
    ..To describe the rate of port-site metastasis in patients who underwent robotic surgery for suspected gynecological malignancy...
  41. doi request reprint Primary malignant melanoma of the vagina
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 17033, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1358-65. 2010
    ..To describe the clinical and pathologic features of vaginal melanoma and to determine predictors of outcome in patients with this disease...
  42. doi request reprint Management of low-risk early-stage cervical cancer: should conization, simple trachelectomy, or simple hysterectomy replace radical surgery as the new standard of care?
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol 132:254-9. 2014
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  43. pmc Venous thromboembolism (VTE) rates following the implementation of extended duration prophylaxis for patients undergoing surgery for gynecologic malignancies
    Kathleen M Schmeler
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 128:204-8. 2013
    ..To compare the incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) before and after the implementation of standardized extended duration prophylaxis guidelines in women undergoing laparotomy for gynecologic cancer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy for the management of grade 1 endometrial adenocarcinoma: a literature review
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 95:133-8. 2004
    ..We reviewed reported cases of grade 1 endometrial adenocarcinoma that were conservatively managed with hormonal therapy in an effort to identify the most effective treatment regimen...
  45. pmc The effect of body mass index on surgical outcomes and survival following pelvic exenteration
    David A Iglesias
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 125:336-42. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate whether preoperative body mass index (BMI) impacts surgical outcomes, complication rates, and/or recurrence rates in women undergoing pelvic exenteration...
  46. ncbi request reprint Frozen section analyses as predictors of lymphatic spread in patients with early-stage uterine cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:388-93. 2004
    ..This clinical decision method has never been critically examined...
  47. doi request reprint Pelvic fractures after radiotherapy for cervical cancer: implications for survivors
    Kathleen M Schmeler
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1439, USA
    Cancer 116:625-30. 2010
    ..The incidence of pelvic fractures and associated risk factors was determined in women treated with curative-intent radiotherapy for cervical cancer...
  48. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of recurrence in patients who underwent lymphatic mapping for vulvar cancer
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 92:205-10. 2004
    ..To evaluate patients with vulvar cancer who experienced a recurrence after undergoing lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery for endometrial cancer: Does operative start time impact surgical and oncologic outcomes?
    Katrina N Slaughter
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 134:248-52. 2014
    ..We sought to examine the effects of operative start time on surgical outcomes for patients undergoing minimally invasive surgery for endometrial cancer...
  50. doi request reprint Use of social media to conduct a cross-sectional epidemiologic and quality of life survey of patients with neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix: a feasibility study
    Tarrik Zaid
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 132:149-53. 2014
    ....
  51. pmc Postoperative outcomes after continent versus incontinent urinary diversion at the time of pelvic exenteration for gynecologic malignancies
    Anze Urh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Gynecol Oncol 129:580-5. 2013
    ..To compare outcomes of patients undergoing continent or incontinent urinary diversion after pelvic exenteration for gynecologic malignancies...
  52. ncbi request reprint Are women ready for the HPV vaccine?
    Brian M Slomovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 103:151-4. 2006
    ..Because vaccination for both boys and girls will be critical to reduce the incidence of this disease, we evaluated the willingness of women to accept the HPV vaccine and to consent to having their children vaccinated...
  53. ncbi request reprint Current perspectives on lymphatic mapping in carcinomas of the uterine corpus and cervix
    Robert L Coleman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler Drive, CPB 6 3271, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 4:471-8. 2006
    ..A consensus in corpus cancer has not been reached, although both sites are of keen interest with the increasing use of laparoscopy in surgical management. Prospective multi-institutional validation studies are underway...
  54. doi request reprint Preoperative pathologic findings associated with residual disease at radical hysterectomy in women with stage IA2 cervical cancer
    Anuj Suri
    Department of Obstetrics, The University of Texas Medical School Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 112:110-3. 2009
    ....
  55. pmc Targeting SRC and tubulin in mucinous ovarian carcinoma
    Tao Liu
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and Cancer Biology Division of Cancer Medicine Center for RNA Interference and Non Coding RNA, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Kinex Pharmaceuticals LLC, New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, Buffalo, New York Department of General Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, P R China
    Clin Cancer Res 19:6532-43. 2013
    ..To investigate the antitumor effects of targeting Src and tubulin in mucinous ovarian carcinoma...
  56. ncbi request reprint Fertility preservation in patients with early cervical cancer: radical trachelectomy
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 110:S25-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this review is to summarize the latest literature on the subject of radical trachelectomy and fertility outcomes in patients with early-stage cervical cancer...
  57. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic training and practice in gynecologic oncology among Society of Gynecologic Oncologists members and fellows-in-training
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 94:746-53. 2004
    ..To determine the proportion of Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) members performing laparoscopic procedures and to determine SGO members' and fellows' opinions regarding indications for and the adequacy of training in laparoscopy...
  58. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolic events in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 20:766-9. 2013
    ..To date, there are no established guidelines that specifically provide a standard of care for patients undergoing minimally invasive gynecologic surgery for benign or malignant disease. ..
  59. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and gynecologic malignancies
    Charlotte C Sun
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301437, Unit 1362, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 7:459-65. 2005
    ..Further studies are needed to develop strategies for identifying women at risk for serious QOL disruption so that effective interventions to assist these women can be designed...
  60. ncbi request reprint Aggressive angiomyxomas: a comprehensive imaging review with clinical and histopathologic correlation
    Venkateswar R Surabhi
    1 Department of Radiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, MSB 2 130, Houston, TX 77030
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:1171-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a retrospective review of imaging findings of aggressive angiomyxomas with clinicopathologic correlation in 16 patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint Patient preferences for side effects associated with cervical cancer treatment
    Charlotte Sun
    Departments of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine and Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 24:1077-84. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess patient preferences regarding side effects associated with cervical cancer treatment...
  62. ncbi request reprint Generalizability of cancer clinical trial results: prognostic differences between participants and nonparticipants
    Linda S Elting
    Department of Biostatistics and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 106:2452-8. 2006
    ..The authors examined the comparability of clinical trial participants and nonparticipants and the potential impact of differences...
  63. pmc Targeting SRC in mucinous ovarian carcinoma
    Koji Matsuo
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, 77230, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:5367-78. 2011
    ..Here, we evaluated (i) stage-specific clinical significance of mucinous ovarian carcinomas in a large cohort and (ii) the functional role of Src kinase in preclinical models of mucinous ovarian carcinoma...
  64. pmc Conservative management of early stage cervical cancer: is there a role for less radical surgery?
    Kathleen M Schmeler
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Herman Pressler Drive, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 120:321-5. 2011
    ..The objective of this report is to review the existing literature in this area and to describe an ongoing prospective study evaluating the safety and efficacy of conservative surgery in women with early stage cervical cancer...
  65. ncbi request reprint Total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy: surgical technique and instrumentation
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:13-6. 2007
  66. ncbi request reprint Patterns of gene expression in different histotypes of epithelial ovarian cancer correlate with those in normal fallopian tube, endometrium, and colon
    Rebecca T Marquez
    Department of Experimental Therapeutics, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:6116-26. 2005
    ..This study compares gene expression in serous, endometrioid, clear cell, and mucinous ovarian cancers with that in the normal tissues that they resemble...
  67. pmc Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) pathway as a therapeutic target in gynecologic malignancies
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:768-78. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, VEGF-targeted therapies offer hope for improving the outcome of cancer patients...
  68. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic value of pretherapeutic extraperitoneal laparoscopic staging of locally advanced cervical carcinoma
    Eric Leblanc
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Centre Oscar Lambret, 3, rue Frederic Combemale, B P 307, 59020, Lille Cedex, France
    Gynecol Oncol 105:304-11. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine short- and long-term outcomes for patients with locally advanced cervical cancer who underwent pretherapeutic laparoscopic staging...
  69. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic extraperitoneal para-aortic lymphadenectomy
    Pedro T Ramirez
    Gynecol Oncol 106:433-4; author reply 435. 2007
  70. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal lymph node resection in patients with cervical cancer
    Israel Zighelboim
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Washington University School of Medicine and Alvin J Siteman Cancer Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Surg Oncol 15:79-83. 2006
    ..To determine predictive factors precluding complete resection of metastatic lymph nodes identified by pre-operative imaging in patients with cervical cancer...
  71. ncbi request reprint Adenosquamous carcinoma versus adenocarcinoma in early-stage cervical cancer patients undergoing radical hysterectomy: an outcomes analysis
    Ricardo dos Reis
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Gynecologic Oncology Service, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Ramiro Barcelos 2350, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Gynecol Oncol 107:458-63. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether histology (adenocarcinoma versus adenosquamous carcinoma) is an independent prognostic indicator in patients with stage IB1 cervical cancer after radical hysterectomy...
  72. doi request reprint Puntambekar et Al. Laparoscopic total radical hysterectomy by the Pune technique: our experience of 248 cases
    Pedro T Ramirez
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:254-5; author reply 255. 2008
  73. ncbi request reprint Is lymphatic mapping in uterine cancer feasible?
    Michael Frumovitz
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1815-7. 2008
  74. ncbi request reprint Metastatic carcinoma of the gallbladder mimicking an advanced cervical carcinoma
    Sergio Martinez-Román
    Institut Clinic de Ginecologia, Obstetricia i Neonatologia, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    Gynecol Oncol 97:942-5. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, only three cases of primary carcinoma of the gallbladder with metastasis to the cervix have been previously reported. We report a case of metastatic gallbladder carcinoma mimicking a stage IIIB cervical carcinoma...