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cervical cancer rates higher among older women
2014-05-12 10:59:04

Cervical cancer rates may be higher than previously thought among some women, according to new research from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland which was recently published in the journal Cancer.

2014-05-07 20:24:22

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:

2014-05-07 08:27:45

Karen Smith-McCune, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of California, San Francisco, writes: "The updated guidelines leave physicians and other clinicians with a question: is cotesting with Pap-plus-HPV testing truly preferred over Pap testing alone (the American Cancer Society/the American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology/the American Society of Clinical Pathology recommendation), or are the options equivalent (the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation)?"

2014-05-06 08:33:03

ALBANY, New York, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MRRBIZ includes new market research report "Disposable Gloves Market For Medical and Non-Medical (Food, Cleanroom, Industrial

3-D Printed Tumors Could Revolutionize Cancer Research
2014-04-26 06:12:21

For years, cancer-research scientists have been using two-dimensional petri dish models to study and test potential treatments. But now, a team of scientists have developed a method for 3-D printing living tumors – a development that could revolutionize cancer research.

2014-04-24 16:29:10

Expanded indication makes cobas® HPV Test the only test approved in U.S.

2014-04-23 08:32:38

A Symposium Luncheon Hosted by Hologic Will Focus on Cutting-Edge Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Technologies BEDFORD, Mass., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc.

2014-04-17 15:37:43

Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston are the first to recommend that young women treated with radiation for cervical cancer should begin colorectal cancer screening earlier than traditionally recommended.

2014-04-15 12:28:49

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients - Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA - Test & Patients - Worldwide" to its store. DALLAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- This

2014-04-14 23:08:54

Over 8,000 Americans die of oral cancer every year. Drs.


Latest cervical cancer Reference Libraries

Colposcopy
2013-01-18 11:34:29

The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual...

Colposcopy
2012-12-31 11:42:30

The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual assault...

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2011-02-17 14:56:32

A human papillomavirus (HPV), a member of the papillomavirus family, is capable of infecting humans. HPVs establish productive infections in the skin or mucous membranes. Most of the 200 known types cause no symptoms in most people. Some types can cause warts, while others can lead to cancer. There are more than 30 to 40 types of HPV that are typically transmitted through sexual contact and infect the anogenital region. High risk HPV, can lead to cancer, in fact HPV infection is a cause of...

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