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Latest Inflammatory breast cancer Stories

2005-09-05 21:25:00

A new test that looks at immune cells in the lymph nodes may be the best way to predict whether breast cancer has spread and will be likely to recur, doctors said on Monday.

2005-07-12 12:45:24

By Megan Rauscher NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Throughout the 1990s, the incidence of inflammatory breast cancer -- a relatively rare and aggressive form of the disease -- increased and there were only modest improvements in survival, researchers report.

2005-07-12 14:03:06

Throughout the 1990s, the incidence of inflammatory breast cancer -- a relatively rare and aggressive form of the disease -- increased and there were only modest improvements in survival, researchers report. They also found significant racial disparities in incidence and survival.

2005-07-05 01:05:00

Women with a relatively rare and aggressive form of breast cancer tend to be younger, have larger tumors, and have a poorer survival rate compared with women with the most common forms of the disease, reports a new study in the July 6 issue of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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