• Looking for someone who has vulva cancer and has had a radical vulvectomy?

    Asked by Gmomcath on Monday, September 17, 2012

    Looking for someone who has vulva cancer and has had a radical vulvectomy?

    3 Answers from the Community

    • PPaseka's Avatar
      PPaseka (Best Answer!)

      My wife has had a partial vulvectomy for Bartholins Gland cancer. She would gladly answer any questions that she can.

      about 5 years ago
    • PamJ's Avatar

      I've had this surgery twice now. First was Nov. 2011 - partial radical vulvectomy on the left, with lymph node removal from both groin areas. The second surgery was Oct. 22, 2012 which I am recovering from. This was a reoccurance of the squamous cell ca so this surgery was to take more tissue along with about a centimeter of urethra and one lymph node on the left that was positive per a PET scann. I think the Dr. said that there isn't anymore vulva tissue on the left to take. She did reconstruction of the area and I am healing up very well. I'm happy to share and would like to share with others who are having the same or similar issues. They are recomending radiation next.

      almost 5 years ago
    • PamelaSmith's Avatar

      I have Vulvar cancer and have had a radical vulvectomy...I would be happy to answer any questions that I can.

      almost 5 years ago

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