Search for dissertations about: "Genital cancer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 swedish dissertations containing the words Genital cancer.

  1. 1. Detection of human papillomavirus a study of normal cells, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cancer of the uterine cervix

    Author : Magnus Evander; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HPV; PCR; General primers; Genital cancer;

    Abstract : Human papillomavirus (HPV) infections of the genital tract are now recognized to be among the most prevalent sexually transmitted diseases and also a contributing factor to some cancers of the lower genital tract of women and men. Presence of HPV in a clinical specimen is confined to detection of the HPV genome by DNA hybridization techniques. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sarcoma of the female genital tract Histopathology, DNA cytometry, p53 and mdm-2 analysis related to prognosis

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : René Blom; Ernst Simonsen; Henric Malmström; Olle Stål; Anders Jakobsen; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sarcoma; female genital tract; tumors; MMMT; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi;

    Abstract : Sarcomas of the female genital tract are rare tumors and account for less than 5% of gynecologic malignancies. Traditionally, gynecologic sarcomas have been divided into different tumor types according to their histopathological features. READ MORE

  3. 3. Human papillomaviruses in skin cancer and cervical cancer

    University dissertation from Department of Medical Microbiology, Lund University

    Author : Kristin Andersson; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Human papillomavirus; serology co-factors; non-melanoma skin cancer;

    Abstract : The causal relationship between persistent genital infections with human papillomavirus (HPV) and development of cervical cancer is well established. In contrast, the significance of infections with cutaneous HPV for development of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) is not well understood. READ MORE

  4. 4. Primary fallopian tube cancer

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Ann-Cathrin Hellström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; primary fallopian tube cancer; prognosis; symtoms; treatment; staging; DNA ploidy; cell proliferation; tumor angiogenesis; p53; p21WAF I expression; HPV; CGH; PCRSSCP; CDGE;

    Abstract : Primary fallopian tube cancer (PFTC) is a rare and aggressive gynecologic malignancyand it accounts for less than 5% of all genital female cancers according to the SwedishCancer Registry. In a retrospective study we have analysed histopathological, clinical,biological and prognostic factors among patients with PFTC. READ MORE

  5. 5. Immunological responses in genital HPV infections and etiology of cervical cancer

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center (MTC)

    Author : Lisen Arnheim; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HPV; CIN; cervical cancer; antibodies; KIRs; CXCL8; IFN-gamma; Chlamydia trachomatis;

    Abstract : Cervical cancer is one of the most common forms of cancers in women. Every year approximately 450,000 women are diagnosed worldwide and 200,000 die. The sexually transmitted oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) types are established as the major etiological agents of cancer of the cervix. READ MORE