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Researchers Discover New Route For Ovarian Cancer Spread

Researchers Discover New Route For Ovarian Cancer Spread

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center HER3-positive circulating tumor cells home in on omentum; new target to thwart metastasis Circulating tumor cells spread ovarian cancer through the bloodstream, homing in on a sheath of...

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2014-07-23 23:01:05

The Firm is evaluating potential legal claims on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers due to uterine morcellation New York, New York (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 A new study has uncovered additional evidence that the use of a power morcellator (http://www.injurybeacon.com/power-morcellator/) during minimally invasive hysterectomies can spread undetected uterine sarcoma and other cancers throughout a woman’s body, Bernstein Liebhard LLP...

2014-07-17 23:02:03

The Firm is evaluating power morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers, allegedly caused by the surgical tool used in laparoscopic hysterectomy and fibroid removal surgeries. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 A nationwide plea to ban power morcellator (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) surgery has taken hold in the U.S., with more than 12,700 signatures now included on a petition inspired by a woman whose...

2014-07-15 12:42:23

St. Michael's Hospital Ontario spent nearly $110 million dollars between 2006 and 2010 on bonuses to motivate family doctors to screen more of their patients for cancer but these bonuses were associated with little or no improvement in actual cancer screening rates, according to researchers at St. Michael's Hospital and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES). The study, published today in Annals of Family Medicine, tracked screening rates for cervical, breast and...

2014-07-14 23:01:50

The Firm is evaluating morcellator cancer lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly suffered the spread of uterine sarcomas and other cancers following minimally-invasive gynecological surgeries that utilized power morcellators. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 As the Firm continues to evaluate morcellator lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) on behalf of women who were allegedly harmed by uterine morcellation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a U.S. Food &...

2014-07-13 23:01:48

The Firm is evaluating power morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine cancers due to laparoscopic hysterectomies and fibroid removals. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 A Massachusetts couple who have done so much to bring attention to the cancer risks associated with power morcellators (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) finally had a chance to tell their story to federal regulators, as they presented poignant testimony on...

2014-07-11 23:01:48

The Firm is evaluating power morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who experienced an upstaging of uterine sarcomas or other cancers, allegedly due to uterine morcellation. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 As part of its morcellator lawsuit (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) investigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP has been closely monitoring the ongoing meeting of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) Obstetrics and Gynecology Devices Panel, which has been...

2014-07-10 23:02:22

The Firm is investigating morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine cancers due to the use of a power morcellator in gynecological surgery. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 As hysterectomy cancer lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) against the manufacturers of power morcellators continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a panel of advisors to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is...

2014-07-10 23:00:42

Federal regulators have warned that power morcellators should not be used during minimally invasive gynecological procedures, such as hysterectomy or myomectomy, due to the potential for these tools to spread deadly, “occult” cancer. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports that a couple has brought a lawsuit over allegations that the woman’s...

2014-07-10 12:22:20

Fox Chase Cancer Center Study Finds that Some Women Do Better than Current Staging Guidelines Suggest New findings from Fox Chase Cancer Center paint a relatively optimistic picture of women’s chances of surviving a subset of breast cancers that have spread to the chest wall or skin, but not beyond. Tumors that grow into the skin, regardless of size and whether they have involved lymph nodes, are automatically classified as stage III – and called “locally advanced” tumors,...

2014-07-09 23:02:41

The Firm is evaluating hysterectomy cancer lawsuits on behalf of women who experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers, allegedly due to the use of power morcellators in laparoscopic hysterectomies and fibroid removals. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 As the Firm continues to evaluate morcellator lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine cancers due to the use of power morcellators in...


Latest gynaecological 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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