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About the clinic: National Medical Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology was established as the Union Clinical Scientific-Research Institute for Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1944, as an important part of the policy of demographic revival of the country after the World War II, and since then is the leading scientific, medical and academic institution of Russia in the fields of obstetrics, gynecology, perinatology and reproductology. The Center is the major basis for development and implementation of governmental programs on maternal and child healthcare; producer of the clinical protocols, guidelines and standards of care; coordinator of integration of regional medical facilities.
About the clinic: I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University) is the top medical university in Russia. Its history begins in 1758 as the medical faculty at Imperial Moscow University. For over two centuries Sechenov University has been a pioneer in the Russian healthcare system. A lot of outstanding physicians and scientists, who contributed significantly to the progress in medicine, worked at the University. In 2018, Sechenov University celebrates its 260th Anniversary.
About the clinic: Federal research and clinical center for specialized types of medical care and medical technologies of the FMBA of Russia (FSCC of the FMBA of Russia) is one of the largest multi — specialty medical institutions in Russia for providing specialized medical care, combining a consulting and diagnostic center and more than 40 departments.
About the clinic: Clinical hospital No. 1 (Volynskaya) of The Presidential administration of the Russian Federation is one of the oldest institutions of Kremlin medicine, which itself has more than 400 years of history. In may 1600, by Decree of Tsar Boris Godunov, a pharmacy order was created to "protect the health of the sovereign". The hospital began with a small reception House adapted for a medical institution Near the dacha of I. V. Stalin.
About the clinic: Yusupovskaya hospital is a continuity of traditions in the treatment of patients in combination with the latest achievements of modern scientific and evidence-based medicine and advanced expert experience. The Yusupov hospital carries out scientific activities — on the basis of the clinic there are scientific and practical centers aimed at solving patients' problems in a comprehensive manner.
About the clinic: P.Herzen Moscow Oncology Research Institute was founded on February 12, 1898. It became the oldest scientific and practical institution in Europe and the first oncology institution in Russia, where the foundations were laid for the Russian science and oncology services. The Institute is a recognized leader in providing high-tech medical care to patients with various types of cancer. The Institute performs a unique surgery, uses modern high-tech methods of diagnostics, comprehensive treatment and rehabilitation of patients.
Ovarian cancer affects the female reproductive organs responsible for the production of hormones such as estrogen and progesterone. It is most common in women aged 60-70 years, 80% of cases are diagnosed after menopause. Ovarian cancer develops as a slow-growing cyst that transforms into a malignant tumor.
In the early stages, ovarian cancer does not cause any symptoms. Only with a significant increase in the size of the tumor, patients begin to feel discomfort. The main symptoms of ovarian cancer are:
– Abdominal pain after minimal physical exertion
– Pain after sexual intercourse
– Pain during menstruation
– The increase in belly size
– Weight loss
– The appearance of hair on the mammary glands and other uncharacteristic places as a result of hormonal changes due to the tumor
– Bleeding from the uterus between periods
– Absence of appetite
– Problems with the chair
– Gratuitous nausea
– Feeling full after a small amount of food
– Fatigue, irritability, weakness
– test for cancer markers;
– a detailed biochemical analysis of blood;
– transvaginal and transperitoneal ultrasound;
When choosing treatment tactics for patients with ovarian cancer, the stage of the process, the morphological structure of the tumor, the degree of differentiation, the potential sensitivity of this tumor histiotype to chemotherapy, aggravating factors, the patient’s age, immune status, and chronic diseases as contraindications to a particular treatment method are taken into account.
In laparoscopic salping-ooforectomy, the ovaries and fallopian tubes are removed. The operation is performed endoscopically, minimally invasive through small incisions in the peritoneum.
The method of hysterectomy, salping-ooforectomy, lymphadenectomy is extirpation of the uterus with appendages with resection of the large omentum – this is the complete removal of the uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries, and affected lymph nodes.
The method of chemotherapy is based on the introduction of toxic drugs into the body that destroy cancer cells or stop their further growth. The mechanism of administration itself can be different – from intravenous administration of drugs to the use of tablet forms.