Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
Dr. David Ross Camidge talks to Dr. Jack West about early data on a new ALK and ROS inhibitor that holds great promise for patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
Five commonly cited environmental cancer risks are investigated to determine how robust the link to cancer actually is.
Anticancer drugs that starve tumors of their blood supply are showing promise for the treatment of advanced kidney, thyroid, and ovarian tumors.
Dr Mark Kris recognizes the achievements of the dedicated group of researchers who developed antiemetics, helping to overcome one of the most feared side effects of cancer treatment.
Stomach cancer can claim lives and make a patient's life painful and uncomfortable if not treated and managed properly. Here's how stomach cancer is diagnosed.
Quite a number of 100% natural options have been verified in studies to be of assistance, hence below are several strategies you have available to become knowledgeable on methods to fight. Consume Broccoli - That's right, enjoying broccoli can help you lower your odds of having breast-cancer. I
Colorectal cancer is cancer of the colon, large intestine and the rectum. This disease is common in North America and occurs almost as frequently as lung cancer in both men and women. Colorectal cancer amounts for about 15 percent of all malignancies and for about 11 percent of cancer deaths in both
A 60-year-old woman had a staging laparotomy with TAH+BSO because of endometrial carcinoma G2. Pathology revealed a 40% myometrial invasion. Nodes were not examined. Peritoneal washings contain adenocarcinoma cells. General health is excellent. What are the treatment recommendations?
Neuroblastoma is a complex disease primarily affecting babies and preschool children. Learn more about the innovative treatment approaches aimed at the challenges of this rare disease.
Cancema, the black salve. Sounding like something out of a nightmare or a horror book, cancema is rather considered by many to be a tremendous combatant against skin cancer. It is interesting to note that it is used not only to combat skin cancer in people but in their pets as well.
Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]-L
Regardless of the etiology of the immune defect, immunodeficient children with lymphoma have a worse prognosis than does the general population with non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).[1,2,3,4] One potential exception is the more indolent low-grade lymphomas (e.g., mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue [MALT] l
They all have roughly the same symptoms and of the four, only prostate cancer is potentially life threatening. All men are at risk of developing prostate cancer. It is the most common cancer for men and statistics show that it affects one in six males, though only one in 36 males will die of it. It
There are people who have survived stage 3 breast cancer even at its worst scenarios. Everyone who is conflicted with this disease has the opportunity to have a valiant fight in her war against breast cancer.
What are the opportunities (and potential shortcomings) of patient self-monitoring -- for oncology nursing practice?
The personalization of care and the continued refinement of chemotherapy for lung patients as reflected in the ASCO® presentations are discussed by Dr. Mark Kris and Dr. Jyoti Patel.