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2014-07-31 23:09:04

New study finds that smartphone teledermoscopy referrals improve triage of cancer patients. San Francsico, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Researchers from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have published the largest study to date comparing the clinical outcomes resulting from triage through either teledermoscopy or traditional letter referral systems in a real-life clinical scenario. Results indicate that smartphone referrals via patent pending iDoc24® technology provided faster and...

2014-07-25 10:41:50

Temple University Health System Asking patients if a suspicious skin lesion is painful or itchy may help doctors decide whether the spot is likely to be cancerous, according to a new study headed by Gil Yosipovitch, MD, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Temple University School of Medicine. The study, published online by JAMA Dermatology on July 23, 2014, found that nearly 36. 9 percent of skin cancer lesions are accompanied by itching, while 28.2 percent involve pain....

2014-07-01 23:04:24

Kevin McGuire, creator of the iTanSmart suntan app, underwent surgery this month for Basal Cell Carcimona skin cancer. His goal is to spread skin cancer awareness this summer by encouraging iTanSmart app downloads, which will lower the risk of overexposure to the sun among users. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 A few years ago, creator of the iTanSmart app, President of UV Technologies, LLC, Kevin McGuire, began noticing age spots on his face resulting from years of overexposure to...

2014-06-05 16:27:21

LONDON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Squamous Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/research_rd/clinical_trials/squamous_cell_carcinoma_global_clinical_trials_review.html Squamous Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Squamous Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Squamous...

2014-06-02 23:02:35

Key West, Fla. resident Michele White explains her battle with skin cancer and treatment with 21st Century Oncology. Key West, FL (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 When 43-year-old Capital Bank Vice President Michele White first noticed an unusual growth on her upper lip, she thought it was just acne or a minor irritation from being out in the sun. A few weeks passed and it didn’t go away, so she visited her dermatologist to get it checked. After an initial appointment and biopsy, White was...

2014-06-01 08:20:47

The study met the primary endpoint with objective response rates of 41.8% and 32.5% respectively in the 200 mg and 800 mg treatment arms(1,2) EAST HANOVER, N.J., June 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis announced today the results of a pivotal Phase II trial demonstrating that patients with locally advanced (laBCC) or metastatic basal cell carcinoma (mBCC) taking the investigational oral compound LDE225 (sonidegib) had marked and sustained tumor shrinkage after a median follow-up of...

2014-05-28 12:32:45

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Transitional Cell Cancer (Urothelial Cell Cancer) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/research_r_d/clinical_trials/transitional_cell_cancer_urothelial_cell_cancer_global_clinical_trials_review.html Transitional Cell Cancer (Urothelial Cell Cancer) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Transitional...

2014-05-06 08:36:28

Dr. Justin Piasecki, Washington Doctor and Mohs Surgery Expert, at Forefront of Skin Cancer GIG HARBOR, Wash., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognized as the most common cause of cancer in the United States, skin cancer accounts for approximately half of all the cancers in the country.[1] According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more than 3.5 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year, with the incidences of skin cancer outnumbering all cases of breast, colon, lung, and prostate...

2014-05-05 20:23:52

LONDON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Renal Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/research_rd/clinical_trials/renal_cell_carcinoma_global_clinical_trials_review.htmlRenal Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Renal Cell Carcinoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Renal Cell Carcinoma...

2014-05-02 23:06:53

Minimally Invasive Procedure Showcases Future Treatment Options Pleasanton, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Sanarus Technologies welcomes the release of an abstract for the recently completed ACOSOG (Alliance) Z1072 Clinical Trial. The company’s proprietary Visica 2 Cryoablation Treatment System was used exclusively in the study, titled “A Phase II Trial Exploring the Success of Cryoablation in the Treatment of Invasive Breast Carcinoma”. The abstract states that “Cryoablation Shows...


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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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