Dr Estape

Cervical Cancer

  1. Radical Hysterectomy for Early Stage Adenocarcinoma of the Cervix. Steren, A, Nguyen HN, Averette HE, Estape RE, Angioli R, Donato DM, Penalver MA, Sevin BU. Gynecologic Oncology 1993; 48(3):355-9.
  2. Radical Hysterectomy: A 25-Year Experience at the University of Miami. Averette HE, Nguyen HN, Donato DM, Penalver MA, Sevin BU, Estape RE, Little WA. Cancer 1993; 71(4):1422-37.
  3. In-vitro Anti-gene Therapy Targeting HPV-16 E6 and E7 in Cervical Carcinoma. Madrigal M, Janicek MF, Sevin BU, Perras J, Estape RE, Penalver M, Averette HE. Gynecologic Oncology 1997;64,18-25.
  4. Prevention of Bowel Prolapse and Gastrointestinal Fistula after Pelvic Exenteration. Angioli R, Estape RE, Sevin BU, Janicek MF, Madrigal M, Penalver MA, Averette HE. Oncology Reports.
  5. Significance of Positive Intraperitoneal Cytology in Patients Undergoing Radical Hysterectomy. Estape RE, Angioli R, Janicek MF, Madrigal M, Penalver MA, Averette HE. Gynecology Oncology 1998: 68, 169-171.
  6. Close Vaginal Margins as a Prognostic Factor after Radical Hysterectomy. Estape RE, Angioli R, Madrigal M, Janicek MF, Penalver MA, Averette HE. Gynecologic Oncology 1998: 68, 229-231.
  7. Urinary Complications of Miami Pouch: Trend of Conservative Management. Angioli R, Estape RE, Penalver MA. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1998: 179, 343-348.
  8. Close Vaginal Margins. Letter to Editor. Estape RE, Angioli R. Gynecologic Oncology. 1999: 72(2), 267.
  9. Surgical Management of Advanced and Recurrent Cervical Cancer. Estape R, Angioli R. Seminars in Surgical Oncology. 1999: 16(3), 236-241.
  10. The impact of intraoperative autologous blood transfusion during type III radical hysterectomy for early-stage cervical cancer. Mirhashemi R, Averette HE, Deepika K, Estape R, Angioli R, Martin J, Rodriguez M, Penalver MA. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1999: 181(6),1310-5.
  11. Evaluation of the Pfannenstiel incision for radical hysterectomy with pelvic and para-aortic lymphadenectomy. Mendez L, Cantuaria G, Angioli R, Mirhashemi R, Gabriel C, Estape R, Penalver M. Int J Gynecol Oncol 1999; 9, 418-421.
  12. Radical hysterectomy for cervical cancer: hysterectomy before pelvic lymphadenectomy or vice versa? Angioli R, Estape RE, Salom E, Cantuaria G, Mirhashemi R, Mendez L, Yoo H, Penalver M. Int J Gynecol Oncol 1999; 307-311.
  13. Primary malignant melanoma of the uterine cervix: case report and review of the literature. Cantuaria G, Angioli R, Nahmias J, Estape RE, Pemalver MA. Gynecologic Oncology. 1999: 75(1), 170-174.
  14. Urinary Diversion in Gynecologic Oncology. Estape R, Mendez L, Angioli R, Penalver M. Surgical Clinics of North America. 2001: 81(4): 401-417.
  15. A case matched analysis of robotic radical hysterectomy with lymphadenectomy compared with laparoscopy and laparotomy Estape R, Lambrou L, Diaz R, Estape E, Dunkin N, Rivera A. Submitted to Gynecologic Oncology 2008.

Advanced Gynecologic Surgery

  1. A New Surgical Technique for Fecal Incontinence after Traumatic Vaginal Delivery. Pietro PA, Angioli R, Penalver MA, Medina C, Kang J, Estape RE. Journal of Pelvic Surgery 1997;3,165-171.
  2. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease in a 51 year old Woman. Cantuaria GHC, Angioli R, Messore M, Estape RE, Penalver M. Oncology Reports 1997; 4, 149-151.
  3. Management of Colouterine Fistulas. Estape RE, Angioli R, Janicek MF, Madrigal ML, Medina C, Penalver M. Journal of Pelvic Surgery 2000: 6(3), 170-173.

Uterine Cancer

  1. Use of Interferon and Medroxyprogesterone Acetate for the Treatment of Endometrial Cancer. Angioli R, Sevin B, Untch M, Kochli O, Estape RE, Averette H. Oncology Reports 1996;3,351-354.
  2. p53 Interference and Growth Inhibition in p53-Mutant and Overexpressing Endometrial Cancer Cell Lines. Janicek MF, Unal AD, Sevin BU, Madrigal M, Estape RE, Averette HE. Gynecologic Oncology 1997;66,94-102.
  3. Primary uterine angiosarcoma. Mendez LE, Joy S, Angioli R, Estape RE, Penalver MA. Gynecologic Oncology. 1999: 75(2), 272-6.
  4. Laparoscopy in Gynecologic Oncology. Estape R, Davila W. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 2001: 10(3): 1-12.

Ovarian Cancer

  1. Ovarian Cancer in Women with Prior Hysterectomy: A 14-Year Experience at the University of Miami. Sightler S, Estape RE, Averette HE. Obstetrics and Gynecology 1991; 78(4):681-4.
  2. Use of Lonidamine to Potentiate the Effect of Cisplatin and Carboplatin on Platinum Resistant Ovarian Cancer Cell Lines. Angioli R, Janicek MF, Sevin BU, Estape RE, Averette HE, Koechli OR, Untch M , Penalver MA,. International Journal of Oncology 1997:11, 1-4.
  3. Advanced Mucinous Adenocarcinoma in Pregnancy: Ovarian vs. Colorectal. Angioli R, Yasin S, Estape RE, Adra A, Sopo C, Minhal M, Penalver M. Oncology Reports, 1997;4,501-503.
  4. Hereditary and Sporadic Ovarian Cancer: Genetic Testing and Clinical Implications. Angioli R, Estape RE, Mason M, Penalver MA. International Journal of Oncology 1998: 12, 1029-1034.
  5. Low colorectal anastomosis after radical pelvic surgery: A risk factor analysis. Mirhashemi R, Averette HE, Estape R, Angioli R, Mahran R, Mendez L, Cantuaria G, Penalver M. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2000: 183(6):1375-1380.

General OB/GYN

  1. Gynecologic Oncology in the last Quarter century: 1998 Janeway Lecture. Averette HE, Angioli R, Estape RE. Cancer Journal Sci Am 1998: 4(6), 339-344.
  2. Randomized Trial of Estrogen plus Progesterone for secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease in Postmenopausal Women. Hulley S, Grady T, Bush C, Furberg C, Herrington D, Riggs B, Vittinghoff E, for HERS Research Group including Estape R. JAMA. 1998: 280, 605-613.
  3. Trends in the management of pelvic abscesses. Mirhashemi R, Schoell WM, Estape RE, Angioli R, Averette HE. J AM Coll Surg. 1999: 188(5),567-572.
  4. Self-Administered topical 5% imiquimod cream for external anogenital warts in adolescent girls. Estape R, Wagman F, Angioli R, Mirhashemi R, Penalver M. Obstet Gynecol 2001: 97(4 Suppl 1):S14.
  5. The treatment of fecal incontinence after traumatic vaginal delivery: overlapping sphincteroplasty, internal anal sphincter imbrication, levatorplasty, culdoplasty, and perineorrhaphy. Salom E, Penalver M, Estape R, Pioetro P, Angioli R. Obstet Gynecol 2001: 97(4 Suppl 1):S51.


  1. Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. Estape RE, Madrigal ML, Penalver M. Understanding Surgical Disease, The Miami Manual of Surgery. McKenney MG, Manganon PC, Moylan JA, eds. Pp. 403-412, 1998.
  2. Exenterative Surgery in Gynecologic Oncology. Estape RE, Penalver M, Angioli R, Lafferty H. Atlas of Clinical Gynecology: Contemporary Clinical Management of Gynecologic Malignancies. Stenchever MA, Greer BE, Montz FJ, eds. Pp. 9.1-9.17, 1999.
  3. The Miami Pouch. Estape R, Angioli R, Penalver M. Surgical Clinics of North America.