• cancers
  • Although women with HPV are at an increased risk of developing malignancies such as oropharyngeal, cervical, vulvar, and vaginal cancers, previous studies have shown that the HPV status of a patient may predict survival. (cancertherapyadvisor.com)
  • While some nasopharyngeal cancers are biologically similar to the common HNSCC, "poorly differentiated" nasopharyngeal carcinoma is lymphoepithelioma, which is distinct in its epidemiology, biology, clinical behavior, and treatment, and is treated as a separate disease by many experts. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcome
  • Donor cytomegalovirus status influences the outcome of allogeneic stem cell transplant: a study by the European group for blood and marrow transplantation," Clinical Infectious Diseases , vol. 59, no. 4, pp. 473-481, 2014. (hindawi.com)
  • To see a survival advantage like this is quite remarkable, and the difference in outcome between this group and the younger population is unlikely to be a chance finding. (wordpress.com)
  • The primary outcome was disease free survival. (wordpress.com)
  • locoregional
  • TUESDAY, Oct. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) - The duration of disease-free survival is increased with sunitinib treatment for patients with locoregional, high-risk clear-cell renal-cell carcinoma, according to a study published online Oct. 10 in the New England Journal of Medicine . (physiciansweekly.com)
  • nodular
  • The majority of bilateral tumours can be distinguished according to size and aspect of the nodules: primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease which can be sporadic or part of Carney complex and primary bilateral macro nodular adrenal hyperplasia. (wikipedia.org)
  • respectively
  • CD44s protein expression correlated with histological grade (most and worst Edmondson grade) of the HCC (p=0.029 and p=0.039, respectively) and adversely affected the disease free survival period based on univariate and multivariate analyses (p=0.038 and p=0.077, respectively). (nih.gov)
  • The cumulative relative survival rate for all age groups and histology follow-up was 60%, 52%, and 32% at 5 years, 10 years, and 20 years, respectively, with children doing better than adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • distant
  • In those with distant spread of the disease, there may be bone pain, swollen lymph nodes, shortness of breath, or yellow skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Although we usually can get the disease into remission, it comes back in almost all patients without further treatment. (mdanderson.org)
  • Nonablative versus reduced-intensity conditioning regimens in the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia and high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome: dose is relevant for long-term disease control after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation," Blood , vol. 104, no. 3, pp. 865-872, 2004. (hindawi.com)
  • We evaluated possible differences in survival in TNBC by age and by the extent to which evidence-based treatment guidelines were adhered. (nih.gov)
  • The rates of guideline-adherent treatment were significantly lower in TNBC, even though guideline adherence was strongly associated with improved survival. (nih.gov)
  • In the case of 100% guideline-adherent treatment, no difference in survival was observed over all the age groups examined, even in the group of >65-year-old TNBC patients. (nih.gov)
  • The relationship between PFS and OS is altered in any case in which a successive treatment may influence survival. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conjunctive treatment of prednisone with docetaxel has been shown to lead to improved survival rate as well as improved quality of life and reduction of pain compared with treatments with mitoxantrone. (wikipedia.org)
  • relation
  • Analyses stratified by patient and clinical characteristics, and adjusted for the same factors noted above, showed a significant interaction between smoking and BRAF mutation status in relation to disease-free survival (overall P = .03). (ascopost.com)
  • In an ancillary study to a SWOG (Southwest Oncology Group) trial (S8897), we investigated functional polymorphisms in 4 genes in CP pharmacokinetic pathways in relation to hematologic toxicity and disease-free survival (DFS). (aacrjournals.org)
  • extent
  • Radiological studies of the abdomen, such as CT scans and magnetic resonance imaging are useful for identifying the site of the tumor, differentiating it from other diseases, such as adrenocortical adenoma, and determining the extent of invasion of the tumor into surrounding organs and tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oncology
  • CancerTherapyAdvisor.com is a free online resource that offers oncology healthcare professionals a comprehensive knowledge base of practical oncology information and clinical tools to assist in making the right decisions for their patients. (cancertherapyadvisor.com)
  • versus
  • J. Bolanos-Meade, J. Koreth, and R. Reshef, "A multicenter phase II trial randomizing novel approaches for graft-versus-host disease prevention compared to contemporary controls (BMT CTN 1203)," 2015, https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02208037 . (hindawi.com)
  • found
  • No other associations between single nucleotide polymorphisms and toxicity or survival were found in the treated or untreated group. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Children with certain hereditary diseases, such as neurofibromatosis type II (NF2), have been found to be more frequently afflicted with this class of tumors, but a firm genetic link remains to be established. (wikipedia.org)
  • and EBV does not appear to play a role in the transformation process of Castleman's disease to FDC sarcoma because all cases the report found associated with Castleman's disease were EBV negative. (wikipedia.org)