Gynecologic Cancer

The Cancer Centers at Affinity Health System in Appleton and Oshkosh offer state-of-the-art treatment options for women.

 

Gynecologic cancers are cancer of the female reproductive organs. The most common forms include ovarian cancer, cervical cancer and uterine cancer. Early detection is important for a favorable outcome, but some gynecologic cancers show few or no symptoms, making early diagnosis difficult. The Cancer Centers at Affinity Health System in Appleton and Oshkosh offer state-of-the-art treatment options for women with ovarian, cervical or uterine cancer in Northeast Wisconsin.

Types of Gynecologic cancers

  • cervical cancer
  • ovarian cancer
  • uterine cancer

Tests and procedures

Depending on the type of gynecological cancer, our physicians use several diagnostic tests:

  • abdominal CT scan
  • dilation and curettage (D and C)
  • endometrial aspiration or biopsy
  • pap test
  • pet scan
  • physical exam
  • ultrasound

Treatment

Treatment of gynecologic cancer varies depending on the stage of the cancer and may include:

  • chemotherapy
  • radiation
  • surgery
  • targeted therapy

Call for more information:

Oshkosh:
Michael D. Wachtel Cancer Center
Mercy Medical Center

Appleton:
St. Elizabeth Hospital Cancer Center

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Appleton, WI 54915
(920) 738-2000

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