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Fallopian tube cancer

Fallopian tube cancer: Introduction

Fallopian tube cancer: A cancer that originates in the fallopian tubes which form part of the female reproductive organs. This type of cancer is relatively uncommon. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fallopian tube cancer is available below.

Symptoms of Fallopian tube cancer

Treatments for Fallopian tube cancer

  • Varies depending on the stage of the cancer. Surgery (hysterectomy), chemotherapy, radiation therapy
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Fallopian tube cancer: Related Patient Stories

Fallopian tube cancer: Complications

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Causes of Fallopian tube cancer

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Fallopian tube cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Fallopian tube cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Fallopian tube cancer

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Fallopian tube cancer: Rare Types

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Fallopian tube cancer: Animations

Prognosis for Fallopian tube cancer

Prognosis for Fallopian tube cancer: Varies depending on the stage of cancer when diagnosed. Patients with advanced stages tend to survive about 5 years if surgery and chemotherapy are used. If detected and treated in the early stages, the prognosis for longer survival is very good.

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Fallopian tube cancer: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Fallopian tube cancer:

Fallopian tube cancer is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Fallopian tube cancer, or a subtype of Fallopian tube cancer, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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