What are treatment options for stage IVB and recurrent cervical cancer?

Updated: Feb 12, 2019
  • Author: Cecelia H Boardman, MD; Chief Editor: Warner K Huh, MD  more...
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Individualized therapy is used on a palliative basis. Radiation therapy is used alone for control of bleeding and pain, whereas systemic chemotherapy is used for disseminated disease. [8] For recurrent disease, the choice of therapy is influenced by the treatments previously employed.


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