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Latest medullary thyroid cancer Stories

2012-03-30 07:42:16

Elderly patients who undergo thyroid surgery are at a much higher risk than their younger counterparts for serious cardiac, pulmonary and infectious complications.

2011-12-20 22:42:34

Papillary thyroid cancer accounts for the majority of all thyroid malignancies, which primarily impact women.

2011-06-06 14:59:19

A mutant gene long thought to accelerate tumor growth in thyroid cancer patients actually inhibits the spread of malignant cells, showing promise for novel cancer therapies, a Mayo Clinic study has found.

2011-04-06 15:24:00

Vandetanib is first drug approved for medullary thyroid cancer SILVER SPRING, Md., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2011-02-01 23:40:25

Positron emission tomography (PET) can image metabolic changes following treatment with the protein kinase inhibitor vandetanib, helping to define the therapy response or the effectiveness of the therapeutic agent.

2010-12-28 08:21:30

Variations of a gene are associated with a type of tumor that forms within the adrenal gland, and were found in an age group uncommon for these types of tumors.


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