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By Eric Pujade-Lauraine, Isabelle Ray-Coquard, Fabrice Lécuru

This publication presents an outline of the most recent advancements within the options and administration of ovarian melanoma. the hot information awarded all through opens how one can significantly diverse healing techniques. surgical procedure is still the middle of ovarian melanoma therapy, yet its final target and the traditional surgery have developed, giving upward thrust to the query of the way to label specialist facilities for debulking surgical procedure. Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy is rising in popularity and is additionally a brand new box for checking out novel drug combinations.

Over contemporary years, ovarian melanoma administration has embraced molecular biology. it really is now extra right to discuss cancers of the ovary instead of ovarian melanoma, because it isn't a different ailment yet a number of entities with various molecular drivers. the numerous advances in medicinal drugs focusing on the microenvironment or the tumor cellphone DNA fix mechanisms are awarded intimately including intriguing destiny perspectives.

All those advances wouldn't have been attainable with out collaborative teams similar to the GINECO crew in France and their integration in wider scientific learn networks on the eu (ENGOT) and overseas (GCIG) level.

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Primary Debulking or Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy? This issue has been raised as a systematic strategy for the management of advanced carcinomatosis of adnexal or peritoneal origin. However, a majority of physicians now consider that this alternative could constitute a personalized approach taking into account the disease characteristics and the patient history. Detailed analysis of the EORTC trial provides some leads for future guidelines. In this study, subgroup analyses have been performed according to the extent of the initial disease (published as appendix).

Molecular and clinical geneticists, oncologists as well as patients. The resolution of these challenges may lead to a modification of current genetic testing practices. Genetic testing is expected to increase in the future, as most women with ovarian cancer, including women with high-grade OC after 70 years of age, and their oncologists will systematically require BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic tests. Result delivery time will need to be shortened. Technical difficulties of BRCA1/BRCA2 full gene screening, including screening for large gene rearrangements on formalin-fixed, paraffinembedded tissues, must not be underestimated.

1093/jnci/dju048. 4 How to Evaluate Tumor Burden Before Therapeutic Decision Anna Fagotti, Luigi Pedone Anchora, Mara Pacciani, and Giovanni Scambia Abstract Absent residual tumor after primary debulking surgery is one of the main prognostic factors in advanced ovarian cancer. However, complete resection is very difficult to obtain, due to the wide spread diffusion of the disease both within the abdominal cavity on peritoneal surfaces, and to the liver/spleen, or far to the lung, brain and lymphnodes.

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