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Treatment and Prevention Strategies for Patients with Gynecological Malignancies During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors Yang J, Liu J, Li S, Hong L

Received 7 May 2020

Accepted for publication 31 July 2020

Published 17 August 2020 Volume 2020:13 Pages 1181—1185


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Review by Single anonymous peer review

Peer reviewer comments 3

Editor who approved publication: Professor Marco Carotenuto

Jiang Yang,* Jin Liu,* Suting Li, Li Hong

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, People’s Republic of China

*These authors contributed equally to this work

Correspondence: Li Hong Email [email protected]

Abstract: COVID-19 has the characteristics of rapid onset, strong infectivity, and fast course change, which has caused a worldwide pandemic. Now, our hospital and department have implemented a series of efficacious stratagems to control the spread of the COVID-19. However, the daily-increasing cases are continuously at an extraordinary level, which mean the requirement and mission to prevent and control the pandemic are enormous and urgent. However, because of the urgency of the disease and the timeliness of treatment, gynecological tumor patients cannot be administered in the hospital until the pandemic situation could be controlled entirely. Consequently, this review proposes the following suggestions and our experience about preventing and controlling of COVID-19 and the treatment for patients with gynecological tumors in gynecology departments.

Keywords: COVID-19, prevention and control strategies, treatment, strategy

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