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ALLMedicine™ Anal Cancer Center

Research & Reviews  2,129 results

Safety considerations with new treatment regimens for anal cancer.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14740338.2021.1915281
Expert Opinion on Drug Safety; Cimino SK, Ciombor KK et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Introduction: Anal cancer is a rare malignancy, but incidence rates are rising. Primary chemoradiation is the standard of care for early disease with surgery reserved for salvage. Despite success in terms of survival, patients suffer significant m...

Self-collected and clinician-collected anal swabs show modest agreement for HPV genotyp...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0250426
PloS One; Dube Mandishora RS, Rounge TB et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Women with HIV/HPV coinfection and cervical lesions are at increased risk of developing HPV related anal cancer. Self-collection of anal swabs may facilitate HPV molecular testing in anal cancer screening, especially in high-risk groups, and yet i...

Patterns of pathologic lymph nodes in anal cancer: a PET-CT-based analysis with implica...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8063376
BMC Cancer; Frennered A, Scherman J et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - This study investigates the patterns of PET-positive lymph nodes (LNs) in anal cancer. The aim was to provide information that could inform future anal cancer radiotherapy contouring guidelines. The baseline [18F]-FDG PET-CTs of 190 consecutive an...

Gracilis Flap Reconstruction After Proctocolectomy for Malignancy and Inflammatory Bowe...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348211011146
The American Surgeon; DeLozier OM, Stiles ZE et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Gracilis flap reconstruction (GFR) following abdominoperineal resection (APR) or proctocolectomy (PC) can reduce pelvic wound complications but has not been adequately assessed in the setting of immunosuppression, fistulous disease, and neoadjuvan...

Anal cytology and high-risk human papilloma virus testing in atypical squamous categori...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.24740
Diagnostic Cytopathology; Cimic A, Saqi A

Apr 19th, 2021 - Anal squamous cell carcinoma is relatively rare, but its incidence and mortality have been increasing worldwide. While anal cytology is a sensitive cancer screening modality, its specificity is low, and data for concurrent high-risk human papillom...

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Guidelines  23 results

Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/types/anal/hp/anal-treatment-pdq?cid=eb_govdel
National Cancer Institute

Jan 13th, 2021 - Incidence and Mortality Estimated new cases and deaths from anal, anal canal, and anorectal cancer in the United States in 2021:[1]

Definitive Pelvic Radiotherapy and Survival of Patients With Newly Diagnosed Metastatic Anal Cancer
http://www.jnccn.org/content/17/1/29.abstract
Wang,Y.,et al

Jan 16th, 2019 - Background: Chemotherapy with or without pelvic radiotherapy (RT) is included in the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for metastatic anal cancer (MAC), despite limited clinical evidence for RT in this setting. In add...

Cancer in People Living With HIV, Version 1.2018, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in ...
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2018.0066
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Reid E, Suneja G et. al.

Aug 13th, 2018 - People living with HIV (PLWH) are diagnosed with cancer at an increased rate over the general population and generally have a higher mortality due to delayed diagnoses, advanced cancer stage, comorbidities, immunosuppression, and cancer treatment ...

Anal Carcinoma, Version 2.2018, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2018.0060
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Benson AB, Venook AP et. al.

Jul 14th, 2018 - The NCCN Guidelines for Anal Carcinoma provide recommendations for the management of patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal or perianal region. Primary treatment of anal cancer usually includes chemoradiation, although certain les...

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Clinical Practice Guidelines for Anal Squa...
https://www.fascrs.org/sites/default/files/downloads/publication/cpg_anal_squamous_cell_cancers_2018.pdf
David B. Stewart

Jun 30th, 2018 - Squamous cell cancers of the anal canal and perianal region remain one of the least common malignancies arising from the alimentary tract. As of 2016, it is estimated that 8200 new cases of squamous cell cancers of the anus were diagnosed in the U.

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,317 results

Safety considerations with new treatment regimens for anal cancer.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14740338.2021.1915281
Expert Opinion on Drug Safety; Cimino SK, Ciombor KK et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Introduction: Anal cancer is a rare malignancy, but incidence rates are rising. Primary chemoradiation is the standard of care for early disease with surgery reserved for salvage. Despite success in terms of survival, patients suffer significant m...

Self-collected and clinician-collected anal swabs show modest agreement for HPV genotyp...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0250426
PloS One; Dube Mandishora RS, Rounge TB et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Women with HIV/HPV coinfection and cervical lesions are at increased risk of developing HPV related anal cancer. Self-collection of anal swabs may facilitate HPV molecular testing in anal cancer screening, especially in high-risk groups, and yet i...

Patterns of pathologic lymph nodes in anal cancer: a PET-CT-based analysis with implica...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8063376
BMC Cancer; Frennered A, Scherman J et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - This study investigates the patterns of PET-positive lymph nodes (LNs) in anal cancer. The aim was to provide information that could inform future anal cancer radiotherapy contouring guidelines. The baseline [18F]-FDG PET-CTs of 190 consecutive an...

Gracilis Flap Reconstruction After Proctocolectomy for Malignancy and Inflammatory Bowe...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348211011146
The American Surgeon; DeLozier OM, Stiles ZE et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Gracilis flap reconstruction (GFR) following abdominoperineal resection (APR) or proctocolectomy (PC) can reduce pelvic wound complications but has not been adequately assessed in the setting of immunosuppression, fistulous disease, and neoadjuvan...

Anal cytology and high-risk human papilloma virus testing in atypical squamous categori...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.24740
Diagnostic Cytopathology; Cimic A, Saqi A

Apr 19th, 2021 - Anal squamous cell carcinoma is relatively rare, but its incidence and mortality have been increasing worldwide. While anal cytology is a sensitive cancer screening modality, its specificity is low, and data for concurrent high-risk human papillom...

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News  167 results

The Vanguard of HIV Care: Don't Forget This Screening
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946148

Feb 21st, 2021 - HIV-positive patients who are adherent with antiretroviral medications are achieving undetectable or very low levels of HIV viremia and living longer. In response, clinical care is continually adapting to the dramatically altered natural history o...

Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/types/anal/hp/anal-treatment-pdq?cid=eb_govdel
National Cancer Institute

Jan 13th, 2021 - Incidence and Mortality Estimated new cases and deaths from anal, anal canal, and anorectal cancer in the United States in 2021:[1]

'Reshaping' Radiotherapy May Reduce Female Sexual Dysfunction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940447

Nov 4th, 2020 - Radiotherapy plays an important role in the treatment of anal cancer, but many female survivors treated with pelvic radiotherapy develop long-term sexual problems. A new study shows that it is possible to reduce the dose of radiation reaching the ...

Combo Carboplatin/Paclitaxel New Standard of Care for Anal Cancer
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/932971

Jun 24th, 2020 - UPDATED with comments  June 25, 2020 // This story has been updated with comments about the study from Dr Michael Buckstein. Carboplatin plus paclitaxel should now be considered the standard of care for patients with advanced anal cancer, in place...

Carboplatin Plus Paclitaxel New Standard for Advanced Anal Cancer
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/932785

Jun 23rd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with advanced anal cancer, carboplatin plus paclitaxel was associated with less toxicity and a trend toward longer survival compared with cisplatin and fluorouracil (FU), in a midstage study. These results "...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →