Latest Breast cancer treatment Stories
Patients with early stage breast cancer who were treated with lumpectomy plus radiation may have a better chance of survival compared with those who underwent mastectomy.
New research into the treatment and prognosis of gastrointestinal cancers was released today in advance of the tenth annual Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium being held January 24-26, 2013, at The Moscone West Building in San Francisco, CA.
Medical researchers at the University of Alberta tested the DNA of more than 300 women in Alberta and discovered a 'genetic marker' method to help accurately profile which women were more apt to have their breast cancer return years later.
Spin and bias exist in a high proportion of published studies of the outcomes and adverse side-effects of phase III clinical trials of breast cancer treatments.
Patients with non-small-cell lung cancer survive longer if they are taking beta-blockers while receiving radiotherapy.
Scientists have recently discovered that a protein found in all breast cells, and responsible for milk production, is the main cause behind the worsening of breast cancer in women.
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