Vulvar Carcinoma

  • J. L. Benedet
  • D. M. Miller
  • E. Kovacs
  • H. Ludwig
Part of the UICC International Union Against Cancer / Union Internationale Contre le Cancer book series (UICCI)

Abstract

Vulvar cancer is an uncommon malignancy accounting for approximately 4%–5% of all female genital tract cancers. It is predominantly a disease of the elderly, although reports of young, reproductive age group women with this disease appear in the literature. The external location of the vulva should prompt early presentation, but traditionally significant delays in diagnosis have been associated with this cancer.

Keywords

Adenocarcinoma Oncol Noma Berman Compro 

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  • J. L. Benedet
  • D. M. Miller
  • E. Kovacs
  • H. Ludwig

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