Noticias del Cáncer

Blood, Saliva Tests May Help ID Head and Neck Cancers Early


Study shows potential for noninvasive tumor detection

Glypican-1 Protein May Help Identify Pancreatic Cancer Early

Jun 26, 2015

But more research is needed before test is used for monitoring or screening, researchers say

Viagra, Other ED Meds Don't Raise Melanoma Risk

Jun 25, 2015

Slightly higher odds for men on ED drugs, but lifestyles are probable culprit

Age-Adjusted Comorbidity Score Stratifies Mortality in Prostate CA

Jun 25, 2015

Age-adjusted prostate cancer-specific comorbidity index strongly predictive of other-cause mortality

Yearly CT May Adequately Monitor Non-Solid Lung Nodules

Jun 25, 2015

Surgery found 100 percent curative, regardless of the time to treatment

Review: Colposcopy Linked to Adverse Psychological Outcomes

Jun 25, 2015

Adverse outcomes include anxiety; management type and treatment don't impact outcomes

Lung Disease Under Radar for Many Long-Term Smokers

Jun 24, 2015

Many considered disease-free based on their spirometry results

Embryo Cryopreservation Feasible for Women With Breast Cancer

Jun 24, 2015

Overall live birth rate per embryo transfer similar for infertile women undergoing IVF, cancer patients

Glucocorticoids, 3-Ketosteroids Adversely Affect Breast Cancer

Jun 23, 2015

Adverse effects for patients with mixed ERα+/cytokeratin-5 breast cancer

No Clinical Benefit Found for Occult Cancer CT Screening in VTE

Jun 23, 2015

Prevalence of occult cancer low among patients with first unprovoked venous thromboembolism

Yoga, Meditation Aid Menopausal Symptoms After Breast Cancer

Jun 23, 2015

Randomized trial shows beneficial effect for yoga combined with meditation in breast cancer survivors

One-Day Workshop Ups Stress Recovery for Cancer Care Workers

Jun 22, 2015

Findings show beneficial effects for radiation therapists and oncology nurses

Breast-Conserving Therapy Rates on the Rise

Jun 19, 2015

But many with early-stage disease still choose mastectomy

Net Savings for Higher-Quality Colonoscopy

Jun 19, 2015

Those with higher polyp detection rates prevent more cancers, save more lives

Meta-Analysis: Oral Sex Is Not Risk Factor for Oral Cancer

Jun 19, 2015

Analysis shows no significant correlation between oral sex and oral cancer risk

Prenatal DDT Exposure Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk

Jun 17, 2015

Women exposed to highest levels of DDT in utero had 3.7-fold higher risk than those with lowest exposure

Cancer-Specific Mortality Up in HIV-Infected Cancer Patients

Jun 17, 2015

HIV linked to increased risk for colorectum, lung, skin, and breast cancer independent of treatment

Half of Cancer Deaths Due to Past, Current Smoking

Jun 16, 2015

Eighty percent of lung cancer deaths linked to smoking, researchers say

Vessel Boost Tied to Improved Surgical Resection Rate

Jun 15, 2015

Findings in patients with borderline resectable, locally-advanced pancreatic cancer

Tattoos Can Mimic Metastasis on PET-CT in Cervical Cancer

Jun 15, 2015

Case report describes woman with extensive tattoos who had nodes ID'd as suspicious for metastases


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