Management of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause in Female Cancer Patients: A Focus on Vaginal Hormonal Therapy.

@article{CreanTate2019ManagementOG,
  title={Management of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause in Female Cancer Patients: A Focus on Vaginal Hormonal Therapy.},
  author={Katie K Crean-Tate and Stephanie S Faubion and Holly J Pederson and Jennifer A Vencill and Pelin Batur},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2019}
}
  • Katie K Crean-Tate, Stephanie S Faubion, +2 authors Pelin Batur
  • Published in American journal of obstetrics and gynecology 2019
  • DOI:10.1016/j.ajog.2019.08.043
Genitourinary syndrome of menopause is a condition describing the hypoestrogenic effects on the female genitals and lower urinary tract leading to symptoms such as vaginal dryness, vulvar and vaginal burning, dyspareunia and dysuria. Genitourinary syndrome of menopause is experienced by over half of postmenopausal women, and is even more pervasive in women with cancer. Due to treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and hormonal therapy, women may experience early menopause… CONTINUE READING