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Korean Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2004;47(7):1385-1388.
Published online July 1, 2004.
Successful Pregnancy after Paclitaxel-Cisplatin Chemotherapy in Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Cervix During Pregnancy: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Seung Youn Yu, So Ra Ryu, Seung Hee Cha, Jung Yeol Han, Jin Hoon Jung
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Samsung Cheil Hospital and Women's Healthcare Center, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Paclitaxel-Cisplatin based chemotherapy in invasive squamous cell carcinoma of cervix during pregnancy has not been reported previously. A woman was diagnosed with stage II b invasive squamous cell carcinoma of cervix during pregnancy at 27 weeks gestational age. She was treated with two cycles of paclitaxel and cisplatin during pregnancy. At 36 weeks, she underwent a classical cesarean section and bilateral paraaortic lymphadenectomy. One additional cycles of chemotherapy and radiotherapy were given. She developed a recurrence within 6 months of surgery. The infant has normal growth and development at 4.3 months of age. This is the first reported case of paclitaxel-cisplatin use in cervical cancer during pregnancy.
Key Words: Paclitaxel, Cisplatin, Pregnancy

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