Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

  • 1. What is Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Gestational Trophoblastic Disease is a rare disease that is a result of a group of tumors that develop during abnormal pregnancies, starting in the womb and forming the cells that are typically produced in the placenta. It mainly affects the uterus and can occur during pregnanc...
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  • 2. Statistics of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary The gestational trophoblastic disease accounts for less than 1% of all tumors that begin in a woman’s reproductive system; the evolving group is gynecologic cancers. Most of the cases involve molar pregnancies. Choriocarcinoma accounts for 2-7 pregnancies out of every 100,000...
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  • 4. Risk Factors for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Risk factors influence the chance of developing cancer (gestational trophoblastic disease) among individuals, but individuals with no risk factors also develop cancer. The common risk factors for the gestational trophoblastic disease include age (individuals with an age group y...
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  • 5. Prevention Of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • There are no preventive treatments or medicines for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease. The only known way to avoid GTD is to prevent pregnancy. When making such family planning decisions, it is essential to remember that GTD is rare. Prior abortion is not a risk factor for developing GTD. People wh...
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  • 6. Symptoms and signs for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary A gestational trophoblastic disease is diagnosed based on its symptoms. The signs and symptoms of gestational trophoblastic disease experienced by the individuals help describe a medical problem. The symptoms of GTD may be similar to those of a normal pregnancy. They may also b...
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  • 7. Diagnosis Of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Different tests are available to diagnose the development of gestational trophoblastic disease, depending on signs and symptoms, age and health status, types of tumor, and earlier medical tests. Physical examination, imaging tests, and biopsies are also the diagnostic approache...
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  • 8. Stage and Risk Grouping for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease The gestational trophoblastic disease stages help determine the tumor’s location and metastasis. The staging system for gestational trophoblastic disease uses diagnostic tests. There are four stages of gestational trophoblastic disease ...
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  • 9. Types of Treatment for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Treatment (gestational trophoblastic disease) recommendations depend upon the size, grade and type of tumor, metastasis, possible side effects, and patient’s preferences and overall health. The common treatment for gestational trophoblastic disease involves surgery (Suction d...
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  • 10. Clinical Trials About Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Clinical trials are considered a better method for treating gestational trophoblastic disease. The evaluation of new drugs, different combinations of treatments, new approaches to surgery, and new therapies are integrated into gestational trophoblastic disease clinical trials. ...
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  • 11. Latest Research on Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Several latest research studies have been conducted to seek more information on the gestational trophoblastic disease, related prevention methods, diagnostic process at the initial phase, and best treatment strategies. Clinical trials are being conducted for people with differe...
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  • 12. Coping up with the Treatment of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Treatments of the gestational trophoblastic disease can cause various side effects and changes to the body of the patient. The results of treatment show variations among the patients. Although sometimes the same treatment strategy used for a particular disease condition evolves...
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  • 13. Follow-up Care for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Care for a cancer patient does not end with the end of active treatment. Subsequent to the treatment, the health care team looks after the cancer recurrence, managing the side effects developed due to the treatment and monitoring your overa...
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  • 14. Survivorship for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Executive Summary Survivorship begins immediately after the diagnosis of gestational trophoblastic disease. The patients under treatment and whose disease conditions are cured after the treatment are referred to as the cancer survivors. Survival is considered one of the most challenging aspects ...
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  • 15. Questions to Ask About Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • When making up your mind about treatment (Gestational Trophoblastic Disease), you must know every detail about the treatment you opt for. It would be best to ask questions as cancer can be a completely new domain for you. Don't forget to ask your healthcare team questions during and after the t...
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  • 16. Additional Resources for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  • Resources for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease https://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/gestational-trophoblastic-diseasehttps://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/gestational-trophoblastic-diseasehttps://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/gestational-trophoblastic-disease-gtd...