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2013-06-25 11:58:56

Family doctors may be attributing bladder and kidney cancer symptoms to harmless causes This may be because family doctors tend to attribute women's - rather than men's - initial symptoms to harmless causes, such as bacterial infections, and some women therefore have to visit their GP several times before they get referred to a specialist, say the researchers. Currently, survival rates for kidney and bladder cancer in England show that fewer women than men live for five years after...

2013-06-12 23:22:52

Wright & Schulte LLC Has Filed Numerous C8 Lawsuits on Behalf of Mid-Ohio Valley Residents Who Were Allegedly Sickened by C8 Tainted Drinking Water Linked to Pollution from DuPont´s Washington Works Facility in Parkersburg, West Virginia. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced Ohio personal injury law firm representing individuals in C8 lawsuits, applauds the C8 Medical Panel on its newly-released diagnostic protocols for screening Mid-Ohio...

2013-06-04 23:19:31

The Seventh Most Common Cancer Among Men is Now Potentially Preventable Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Leukemia, kidney cancer and pancreatic cancer are deadly diseases and particularly common among men. What most people may not know is that oral cancer is even more common, and the rate of the disease is growing. In fact, oral cancer is the seventh most common cancer among men. While the disease is on the rise in women, it is twice as common in men, according to the American Cancer...

2013-04-19 17:44:04

Adding "chemical shift" techniques to MRI can help differentiate clear cell renal cell carcinoma from other types of renal cell cancer, a new study shows. That differentiation can help physicians better determine treatment for these patients. The study, conducted at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, included 156 patients with proven renal cell cancer. Clear cell renal carcinoma contains microscopic areas of fat, which is not seen on conventional imaging, said Dr. Azadeh Elmi, lead...

2013-04-16 13:33:24

Researchers with the Institute of Urologic Oncology and the Department of Urology at UCLA have classified kidney cancer into several unique subtypes, a finding that will help physicians tailor treatment to individual patients and that moves cancer care one step closer to personalized medicine. The finding is the result of 10 years of UCLA researchers studying kidney cancers at the genetic and molecular levels, conducting chromosomal analyses in an effort to identify what mutations may be...


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