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  • Cervical Cancer
  • In cervical cancer, randomized data from the SENTICOL-2 study has demonstrated significant reduction in postoperative complications without compromising survival with SLN mapping as compared to SLN mapping and pelvic lymphadenectomy. (springer.com)
  • NCCN Clinical Practice Guidlines in Oncology (NCCN Guidlines) Version 1.2017 Cervical Cancer 2016. (springer.com)
  • Population-level scale-up of cervical cancer prevention services in a low-resource setting: development, implementation, and evaluation of the cervical cancer prevention program in Zambia. (jove.com)
  • Very few efforts have been undertaken to scale-up low-cost approaches to cervical cancer prevention in low-resource countries. (jove.com)
  • Conization pathologic features as a predictor of intermediate and high risk features on radical hysterectomy specimens in early stage cervical cancer. (osu.edu)
  • ovarian
  • One of his clinical research projects revealed that fluid accumulation in the peritoneal cavity of patients with advanced ovarian cancer is a prognostic of poor overall survival. (osu.edu)
  • This paper describes the development of an orthotopic mouse model of ovarian cancer, treatment of cancer via oral delivery of drugs, and monitoring of tumor cell behavior in response to drug treatment in real time using in vivo imaging system. (jove.com)
  • Therefore, techniques described here, development of an orthotopic mouse model of ovarian cancer, oral delivery of drugs, and in vivo imaging, are useful for better understanding of human ovarian cancer and treatment and will improve targeting this disease. (jove.com)
  • invasive
  • Dr. Fowler has authored or co-authored more than 180 articles in such well-respected publications as Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. (osu.edu)
  • To better understand the interaction of cancer cells with the pancreatic microenvironment, we demonstrate an orthotopic model of pancreatic cancer that permits non-invasive monitoring of cancer progression. (jove.com)
  • Oncology
  • In: DeVita VT Jr, Lawrence TS, Rosenberg SA: Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology. (cancer.gov)
  • Seth Corey, M.D., M.P.H., joined VCU Massey Cancer Center and Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR) in October 2015 as the chief of the Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation in the Department of Pediatrics. (vcu.edu)
  • Also, he was previously the director of oncology research at Children's Memorial Hospital and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Departments of Pediatrics and Cellular and Molecular Biology. (vcu.edu)
  • I was attracted to the opportunity to make an impact on pediatric hematology, oncology and stem cell transplantation by helping a clinically excellent division rise to the next level of national recognition as a program of excellence for children and adolescents with pediatric cancer and blood disorders. (vcu.edu)
  • Termed "personalized medicine" and "precision oncology", this approach to lung cancer has now become standard for guiding treatment decisions regarding therapy and has led to significant improvements in patient outcomes. (vcu.edu)
  • lymphangioma
  • The patient initially presented in her 4th decade of life with isolated lymphangioma in the neck requiring surgery. (pubfacts.com)
  • Vulvar Lymphangioma Circumscriptum Treated With Fractional Ablative Erbium: Yttrium Aluminium Garnet Laser. (pubfacts.com)
  • primary
  • Primary lymphedema is caused by the abnormal development of the lymph system. (medicalrecords.com)
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma may occur in patients who have Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) or other disorders of the immune system or who have had a kidney transplant. (personalizedcause.com)
  • 1 an active process by which tumor cells move from the primary location of a cancer by severing connections from the original cell group and establishing remote colonies. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • However, it's not clear where in the body it started, so the primary cancer is unknown. (cancervic.org.au)
  • For most people diagnosed with cancer, the primary cancer is easy to identify. (cancervic.org.au)
  • When cancer is found in one or more secondary sites but it is not clear from the test results where the cancer began, the cancer is usually known as cancer of unknown primary, or CUP. (cancervic.org.au)
  • With CUP, the cells could possibly have come from a number of places but no primary cancer can be found. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Why can't the primary cancer be found? (cancervic.org.au)
  • There could be several reasons why the primary cancer cannot be found. (cancervic.org.au)
  • there may never have been a primary cancer mass - a single cell may have changed into cancerous cells and then spread through the body. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Does it matter that the primary cancer can't be found? (cancervic.org.au)
  • Finding the primary cancer helps doctors decide what treatment to recommend. (cancervic.org.au)
  • You may also feel frustrated if the tests don't find the primary cancer. (cancervic.org.au)
  • It may be of more benefit to focus on your treatment even if the primary cancer can't be found. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Some of the earliest descriptions of lung cancer included the following quote from 1912: "There is nearly complete consensus of opinion, and that is that primary neoplasms of the lungs are among the rarest forms of disease. (vcu.edu)
  • tumor
  • Above all, p53 known as a cancer suppressor gene was first found as a molecule to form a complex with a T-antigen of SV40 that is a tumor virus (Non-Patent Reference 1). (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Clinicians and scientists alike have also recognized for over 50 years that early detection of lung cancer can impact patient outcomes by offering, in many cases, surgical removal of the tumor. (vcu.edu)
  • Treatment
  • We offer excellence in cancer treatment and prevention at the Van Elslander Cancer Center. (clinicaltrialsgps.com)
  • The Cancer Center of Kansas specializes in the treatment of all types of cancer and blood disorders. (clinicaltrialsgps.com)
  • Patients are randomized to 1 of 2 treatment arms. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 120-130 patients (60-65 per treatment arm) will be accrued for this study within 2 years. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Immunotherapy Immunotherapy represents the next frontier of cancer treatment & underscores that no cancer is routine. (osu.edu)
  • It is a common problem that may be caused by cancer and cancer treatment. (medicalrecords.com)
  • Information, treatment algorithms and educational materials for healthcare professionals and patients relating to the management of dermatological toxicities in patients treated with multikinase inhibitors. (esmo.org)
  • The specific treatment used depends on the type, stage, and location of the cancer and the patient's general health. (tabers.com)
  • 1. A method for evaluation of a compound effective for treatment of cancer, characterized by comprising:transfecting a step of preparing a cell expressing RSK1 by introducing an RSK1 gene,a step of contacting a test compound with the cell, anddetecting the change in the activity of RSK 1 through the contact. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • On the Road Again' is a one time class designed to lend patients and families support as they exit the treatment phase. (navigatingcare.com)
  • Patients and families may choose home care during different stages of their cancer journey, such as following an extended hospitalization or intensive treatment. (navigatingcare.com)
  • This non-profit offers house cleaning and maid services, free of charge to women who are in treatment for cancer. (navigatingcare.com)
  • This approach can help patients avoid the side effects associated with a complete lymphadenectomy, although disease must be thoroughly staged for accurate prognosis and determination of appropriate treatment approach. (womenshealthsection.com)
  • Practice shows that many patients with cancer of the urethra, have had treatment for urethritis. (doclandmed.com)
  • To plan the treatment, your doctor will try to learn as much as possible about the spread of the cancer, the cells involved, and your symptoms and medical history. (cancervic.org.au)
  • lymphadenectomy
  • In vulvar cancer, the GROINS-V-II study protocol was amended to mandate inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy in all patients with SLN macrometastasis greater than 2 mm after unacceptably high rates of groin recurrences were observed on interim analysis. (springer.com)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Corey came to VCU from Northwestern University in Chicago, where he was a professor in pediatrics and cell and molecular biology and the Sharon Murphy-Steven Rosen Professor of Cancer Biology and Chemotherapy at the Feinberg School of Medicine. (vcu.edu)
  • Mortality
  • Recently, researchers have shown that screening high-risk active or former smokers with low-dose CT scans can lead to early lung cancer detection and decreased mortality. (vcu.edu)
  • Findings
  • In the last follow-up visit in 32 months later, the patient was disease-free in the physical examination, and the laboratory tests and imaging findings were normal. (ac.ir)
  • lesions
  • Effect of human papillomavirus vaccines on vulvar, vaginal, and anal intraepithelial lesions and vulvar cancer. (wustl.edu)
  • Due to the general tendency of postponing the reproductive stage to superior ages and the effect that it has more than enough this phenomenon have the techniques of attended reproduction, the cancer coincidence and pregnancy is supposing an increment, as well as of its precursors lesions. (remedypublications.com)
  • Kaposi Sarcoma is a cancer that causes lesions to grow in the skin, mucous membranes, lymph nodes, or other organs. (personalizedcause.com)
  • Kaposi Sarcoma is different from other cancers in that lesions may begin in more than one place in the body at the same time. (personalizedcause.com)
  • lung
  • Today marks the end of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and as such it allows us to pause and reflect on the great progress that has been made in the ongoing battle against the disease and the hope that exists for patients. (vcu.edu)
  • Looking back 100 years, lung cancer was actually considered a rare disease. (vcu.edu)
  • Estimates suggest we could save nearly 12,000 lives in the U.S. every year through broad adoption of lung cancer screening. (vcu.edu)
  • In our journey to diagnose and treat lung cancer, history has taught us some important lessons, while technology has afforded us the opportunity to study the disease in new and exciting ways. (vcu.edu)
  • prognosis
  • Molecular signatures may become of use in clinical practice to assess the prognosis of breast cancers. (jove.com)
  • Endometrioid adenocarcinomas tend to have an excellent prognosis, because the early symptoms of irregular vaginal bleeding (in this predominately postmenopausal patient population) often prompt patients to seek care when the disease is at an early and curable stage. (womenshealthsection.com)
  • Leukemia
  • Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow. (personalizedcause.com)
  • His work has been published in a wide variety of peer-reviewed journals, including Blood , Cancer Research and Immunity , and his research has been funded by multiple organizations, including the National Institutes of Health, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and the Department of Defense. (vcu.edu)