Latest Carcinoma in situ Stories

2009-02-06 14:04:14

Radiation appears to help women that have been diagnosed with early stage, noninvasive breast cancer, researchers reported on Thursday.

2008-12-02 19:18:12

One out of 5 older women may delay or not finish treatment following breast cancer surgery, U.S. researchers said. The analysis of the National Cancer Institute's cancer registry, published in the journal Cancer, also shows this suboptimal care can lead to worse outcomes. Dr.

2008-08-26 18:00:48

By Sue Carroll DESPITE collapsing three weeks ago, and undergoing four tests to examine pre-cancerous cells, Jade Goody was given the all-clear by medics. Now it transpires she has a large cancerous tumour in her womb and the disease may have spread.

2008-06-14 03:00:09

By Cangiarella, Joan Guth, Amber; Axelrod, Deborah; Darvishian, Farbod; Singh, Baljit; Simsir, Aylin; Roses, Daniel; Mercado, Cecilia * Context.-Both atypical lobular hyperplasia (ALH) and lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) have traditionally been considered to be risk factors for the development of invasive carcinoma and are followed by close observation.

2006-12-18 12:00:00

By ED SUSMAN Doctors said Monday that treating certain breast-cancer patients with surgery alone -- or without standard courses of radiation -- resulted in a low 6-percent risk of the cancer returning within five years.

2006-07-06 06:10:00

LONDON (Reuters) - A booster dose of radiotherapy may help stop young women with very early breast cancer from progressing to a more serious form of the disease, researchers said on Thursday. Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is a pre-cancer that occurs in cells lining the breast milk ducts.

2006-04-12 10:27:14

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Adolescents girls wit

2005-11-25 13:20:00

An olive-oil based herbal extract preparation called Zyflamend suppresses the growth of prostate cancer cells and induces prostate cancer cells to self-destruct, according to a new study.

2005-06-08 23:46:35

New research suggests that there is a direct relationship between the density of breast tissue, and the risk of developing tumours in dense areas of the breast. The results of the study, published today in the Open Access journal Breast Cancer Research, strongly suggest that some aspects of dense breast tissue directly influence tumour development in breast tissue.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.