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Healthcare: Cancer Care

Cervical Cancer

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Cervical cancer occurs when abnormal cells on the cervix grow out of control. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus that opens into the vagina. At the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, we are committed to personalized, compassionate, cutting-edge care for women and their families with a diagnosis of cervical cancer and dysplasia (pre-cancer). If you have questions or want to make an appointment, call (713) 798-1999.

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Cutting-Edge Surgical Techniques

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Our gynecologic oncologists are skilled in various surgical techniques, including robotic-assisted surgery and other minimally invasive procedures, to give patients options for their surgical treatment.

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Clinical trials are available to give patients access to the latest treatment options. These clinical trials often include immunotherapy options.

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Sentinel Node Mapping

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By injecting a dye during surgery which highlights representative lymph nodes, patients can avoid a full lymph node dissection and decrease their risk of lower extremity swelling (lymphedema) after surgery. 

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  • Nutrition support 
  • Social work and financial counseling 
  • Palliative care
  • Radiation oncology
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