Latest Choriocarcinoma Stories

2011-04-26 14:25:05

A clinical trial has sifted out the most effective single-drug chemotherapy regimen for quick-growing but highly curable cancers that arise from the placentas of pregnant women.

2009-10-21 12:20:22

Researchers from The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions have used short tandem repeat (STR) genotyping and p57 immunohistochemistry to distinguish hydatidiform moles.

2008-09-05 03:00:07

By Ferguson, Angela M Ford, Bradley; Gronowski, Ann M To the Editor: Intracranial germ cell tumors account for 0.4%- 3.4% of all brain tumors (1 ). These tumors can be divided into 2 groups, germinomas and nongerminomatous germ cell tumors.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.