Chemotherapy during pregnancy.

@article{Amant2012ChemotherapyDP,
  title={Chemotherapy during pregnancy.},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Amant and S N Han and Mina Mhallem Gziri and Jana Dekrem and Kristel van Calsteren},
  journal={Current opinion in oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={580-6}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Cancer during pregnancy is uncommon, although not rare. As women in developed societies defer childbearing and the incidence of most malignancies rises with increasing age, the situation in which cancer complicates pregnancy is expected to become more common. Cancer staging and treatment can be performed during pregnancy and should be defined in a multidisciplinary setting. Here, we describe the potential to use chemotherapy during pregnancy. RECENT FINDINGS New insights add… CONTINUE READING