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  • Radiation
  • These lesions can be treated using biophosphonates or radiation, though new solutions are being tested in clinical trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • Used in combination with immunochemotherapy, radiation therapy can be used to treat certain cancers when aimed at areas of bone lesion and softened bone. (wikipedia.org)
  • differential
  • This topic will discuss the differential diagnosis of non-acute lesions that affect the eyelid. (uptodate.com)
  • Hamartomas, also considered a fibroepithelial lesion, is discussed below under the differential diagnosis section of fibroadenoma. (springer.com)
  • tumor
  • A pituitary lesion is an abnormal growth (tumor) in your pituitary gland, a gland at the base of your brain that regulates your body's hormone balances. (childrens.com)
  • Zoledronic acid (Reclast) is a specific drug given to cancer patients to prevent the worsening of bone lesions and has been reported to have anti-tumor effects as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • squamous
  • A squamous intraepithelial lesion (SIL) is an abnormal growth of epithelial cells on the surface of the cervix, commonly called squamous cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Bethesda system, the cytology can be graded as LSIL (low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion) or HSIL (high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion). (wikipedia.org)
  • warts
  • A person can be born with a lesion (as is the case with birthmarks and warts) or develop them as a result of a disease, allergy, or environmental factors. (articleinsider.com)
  • On examination, it was determined the patient was affected by both molluscum contagiosum and genital warts, both types of lesions caused by viruses that are transmitted by skin-to-skin contact. (springer.com)
  • wound
  • Lesion , in physiology, a structural or biochemical change in an organ or tissue produced by disease processes or a wound. (britannica.com)
  • chemotherapy
  • Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE): This is a targeted type of chemotherapy that takes anti-cancer drugs directly to the lesion. (webmd.com)
  • nodule
  • Cutaneous epithelioid angiomatous nodule: a distinct lesion in the morphologic spectrum of epithelioid vascular tumors. (springer.com)
  • cause
  • The exact cause of pituitary lesions is unknown. (childrens.com)
  • Nitrous oxide, a common anesthetic for humans (especially in dentistry), has also been shown to cause vacuolization in rats' brains, but caused no irreversible lesions. (wikipedia.org)