Oncogynecology Department

How is fertility of our patients saved?

Fertility preservation program of female cancer patients is carried out, during this program cryopreservation of ovarian tissue is performed and, after the treatment, reimplantation of this tissue is planned. It improves the quality of life of patients.


Doctors  5       Nurses   16

Total - 31

1336 patients were treated in the department
797 patients - for malignant tumor pathology
366 patients - for non-malignant tumor pathology

Treated patients, 2016

  • Ovarian cancer: 256
  • Uterine neoplasms: 207
  • Cervical carcinoma in situ: 132
  • Cervical Cancer: 129
  • Vulvar and vaginal cancer: 31
  • Other malignant tumors: 21
  • Carcinoma of other genital organs: 11

Surgical activity 2016

  • Open surgery / extensive citoreductions, pelvic exenterations: 571 / 40
  • Laparoscopic surgery: 185
  • Hysteroscopic operations: 101
  • Other gynecological operations: 408

Main project
Possible prognostic and predictive value of the Notch signalling pathway in case of uterine body cancer (2014-2018, Head - J. Didžiapetrienė).

The press conference “Ovarian cancer - insidious disease” was held at the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania marking World Ovarian Cancer Day. Doctor obstetriciangynecologist Kastytis Žilinskas, M.D., Ph.D. from NCI Oncogynecology Department, medical oncologist Lina Daukantienė, M.D., Ph.D. from NCI Medical Oncology Department participated in the conference.

Updated 2018-05-03 08:20