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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Schmalfeldt, B 
Title:
Present and future developments in the diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer 
Abstract:
Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cancer diagnosis in women. The prognosis for early epithelial ovarian carcinoma is favorable with a five-year survival rate of more than 80%. According to the FIGO annual report, even for advanced stages the 5-year survival rate for FIGO Stage IIIC improved in the years 1993-1995 from far below 10 to 28.7%. However, since the mid nineties only a small improvement in survival (five-year survival.rate 32.5%) was noted. Present and future developments in the...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
68 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
382-388 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0016-5751 
TUM Institution:
Frauenklinik und Poliklinik