Vulvar Cancer Trial Results
- Imiquimod May Help to Prevent Vulvar Cancer
(Posted: 04/08/2008) - Women with a precancerous condition called vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) were successfully treated with imiquimod (Aldara®), a cream that caused less discomfort and pain than standard surgical treatments, according to the April 3, 2008, New England Journal of Medicine.
- Sentinel Node Dissection Safe in the Treatment of Early Vulvar Cancer
(Posted: 03/19/2008) - Sentinel node dissection is an effective way to detect whether cancer has spread in early-stage vulvar cancer, though significant experience with the technique is essential, according to the Feb. 20, 2008, Journal of Clinical Oncology.