Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
But many more women in U.S. are choosing the radical procedure
There is a different kind of cancer treatment called the German Cancer Therapy. Peter Busch M.D. in Philadelphia discovered that high temperatures kill cancer cells in the year 1868. He was a German American doctor who found out that a person's fever of 105 to 107 degrees actually kills cancer cel
There are certain health problems that have become serious men's issues in recent years and testicular cancer is one of those issues that can affect men of almost any age. There are two main types of testicular cancer although a third type, known as a lymphoma, is the most common form of testic
Cancer is one of dreadful diseases which has affected a large number of populations around the world. It is caused by multiplication of abnormal cells in a peculiar way to form a malignant tumor. The tumor may be of two types benign and malignant. Benign tumor doesn’t affect any adjacent cells
Carcinoma of the base of tongue usually presents at a relatively advanced stage due to the subtle non specific initial symptoms which can mimic various benign conditions. The presence of normal lympho
The week of October 12, 2011, officials in Yokohama, just south of Tokyo and 250 km from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, said they had found abnormally high levels of strontium-90 in sediment ...
Every one of us, every human, every animal, has the potential to develop cancer. Why? Because each of our bodies is replacing its cells constantly, every day. The average adult has approximately 75 trillion cells in their body. That is correct - 75,000,000,000,000 cells.
What would you advise regarding postoperative treatment: radiotherapy, chemotherapy, or radiotherapy plus chemotherapy? What is the risk of osteoradionecrosis if radiotherapy is given to the areas irradiated 2.5 years ago?
The HPV virus info is plain. An estimated 80% occurrence of anal cancer is associated with those who have HPV. Other links of HPV with cancer are those of tongue and tonsil cancer, and non-melanoma skin cancers in those persons who have compromised immune systems.
AIDS-related lymphoma can be diagnosed by performing a serie of tests known as staging too. Much more, by doing these tests the patient can find out if cancer cells have spread within the body, affecting other organs as well.
Although a survival advantage has not yet been shown with EGFR inhibitors in lung cancer treatment, ongoing molecular studies of tumors from responding