Understanding your illness is vital to making informed treatment decisions, and that begins with understanding the words related to a cancer diagnosis. Here are a few important words you should familiarize yourself with.
We take a holistic approach to your cancer treatment at Roswell Park. Christina Tobin, Director of Patient Care Services explains how we aim to meet your needs throughout the course of your care.
The Gynecology Center diagnoses, treats, and manages all cancers of the female reproductive system.
Cancers treated in the Gynecology Center include cervical, endometrial, fallopian tube, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar.
Call the Gynecology Center at 716-845-5855.
We're located on the second floor of the Main Hospital.
Cancer Talk Blog
The human papillomavirus, or HPV, continues to be a preventable cause of many cancer cases across the globe. The most common type of cancer associated with HPV is cervical cancer, but it can also cause anal, vaginal, vulvar, penile and some kinds of throat cancer.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) were recently awarded an $11 million Ovarian Cancer Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) grant.