S. Dhanalakshmi, N. Harikrishnan, N. Janani, P. Shakthi priya, M. Srinivasan, A. Karthikeyan, A. Anishkumar, R. Harinathan, N. Srinivasan
S. Dhanalakshmi1*, N. Harikrishnan2, N. Janani3, P. Shakthi priya4, M. Srinivasan5, A. Karthikeyan6, A. Anishkumar7, R. Harinathan8, N. Srinivasan9
1Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute (Deemed to be Univ), Velappanchavadi, Chennai – 600077.
2Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Analysis, Faculty of Pharmacy, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute (Deemed to be Univ), Velappanchavadi, Chennai – 600077.
3-8Pharma Buddy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute (Deemed to be Univ), Velappanchavadi, Chennai – 600 077.
9Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram.
Volume - 14,
Issue - 7,
Year - 2021
Endometrial carcinoma (EC) is the most common gynecologic malignancy in the United States. Prognosis depends on patient age, histological grade, depth of myometrial invasion and/or cervical invasion, and the presence of lymph node metastases. Although EC is staged surgically according to the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) system, preoperative imaging can assist in optimal treatment planning. Several imaging techniques such as transvaginal ultrasonography (TVUS), computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have been used as diagnostic tools for preoperative staging of EC. Recently, positron emission tomography (PET), PET/CT, and PET/MRI have also been used in staging these patients. In this article, we review stageing, risk factors, value of imaging in diagnosis, recent research on treatment planning, and detection of recurrent disease in patients with EC.
Cite this article:
S. Dhanalakshmi, N. Harikrishnan, N. Janani, P. Shakthi priya, M. Srinivasan, A. Karthikeyan, A. Anishkumar, R. Harinathan, N. Srinivasan. The Overview: Recent Studies on Endometrial Cancer. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(7):3998-2. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00693
S. Dhanalakshmi, N. Harikrishnan, N. Janani, P. Shakthi priya, M. Srinivasan, A. Karthikeyan, A. Anishkumar, R. Harinathan, N. Srinivasan. The Overview: Recent Studies on Endometrial Cancer. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(7):3998-2. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00693 Available on: https://rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2021-14-7-90
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