Which of the following is the most common benign neoplasm in pregnancy?
What are the most common cancers in pregnancy?
a. Breast, thyroid, cervix
b. Breast, cervix, lymphoma
c. Breast, thyroid, lymphoma
d. Thyroid, cervix, melanoma
Of the following imaging modalities, which is the safest during pregnancy?
c. Diagnostic radiography
d. Magnetic resonance imaging
When radiation therapy is needed during pregnancy, which of the following potential fetal risks should the patient be informed of?
Embryonic exposure to cytotoxic drugs may cause major congenital malformations in what percentage of cases?
Why is chemotherapy occasionally withheld in the last 3 weeks prior to delivery?
a. To allow the patient to breast feed
b. To decrease the likelihood of maternal neutropenia
c. To decrease the chance of fetal-growth restriction
d. To decrease the overall risk of late mutagenic effects
An ovarian cancer survivor presents for preconceptional counseling. She has had prior pelvic irradiation. With this history, she is at increased risk for all EXCEPT which of the following obstetrical complications?