What Causes Early Pregnancy Vaginal Bleeding?
Discussion Pregnancy complications in early pregnancy range from mild to severe. They can include nausea and emesis which often is treated symptomatically, but can cause hyperemesis gravidarum and need hospitalization for intravenous fluids. Mild cramping and slight spotting are not uncommon. Some type of pregnancy bleeding is common with 20-40% of women experiencing it. Women who have early vaginal bleeding have a higher risk of later pregnancy complications. Pregnancy in adolescents is about 10% of all pregnancies. Adolescent pregnancy can be associated with various problems including higher rates of threatened aborti...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - July 13, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Benoit You, MD, PhD, on the use of Avelumab to Treat Patients With Gestational Trophoblastic Tumors
The expert from the Centre Hospitalier Lyon-Sud discussed the results of a phase II study of avelumab for patients with GTT who were resistant to chemotherapy. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - June 1, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Benoit You, MD, PhD Source Type: news

Avelumab Offers Post-Chemo Hope to Women With Rare Tumor Avelumab Offers Post-Chemo Hope to Women With Rare Tumor
Women with gestational trophoblastic tumors may be able to avoid polychemotherapy after progressing on single-agent treatment, say French clinicians who report that half were'cured'after immunotherapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - May 29, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Methotrexate vs curettage for low-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - March 31, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

NCCN Issues Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia Guidelines
The guidelines will better ensure pregnant cancer patients receive life-saving treatment while preserving fertility. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - August 28, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: John Schieszer Source Type: news

Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
New topics relate to clinically suspected vascular malformation of extremities, gestational trophoblastic disease (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - November 11, 2014 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Sur Source Type: news

New Guideline for Gestational Trophoblastic DiseaseNew Guideline for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
The European Society of Medical Oncology says women with malignant forms of gestational trophoblastic disease need centralized care. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 25, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news