Latest Pleural cavity Stories
Australian researchers say mesothelioma patients who are missing a tumor suppressor gene have survival rates more than twice as long as those who have the gene. Raleigh,
Researchers in Turkey say a method of condensing cancer cells collected from pleural fluid gives more specific diagnostic information. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) April
New research out of the University of Chicago may give some mesothelioma patients reason to rethink surgery. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) April 04, 2015 Surgeons
UK scientists say some markers are better than others for predicting mesothelioma prognosis and monitoring treatment response. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 19,
In a newly-published report, doctors in England claim that inducing a collapsed lung can improve treatment for certain mesothelioma patients undergoing thoracoscopy. Raleigh,
Doctors say a combination treatment plan including surgery, pleural lavage, radiotherapy and chemotherapy may give pleural mesothelioma patients their best odds for survival. Raleigh,
Italian researchers say a mesothelioma patient’s response to a treatment for excess lung fluid can also help determine prognosis. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March
Biomedical engineers in Pittsburgh have developed what they say is a new way of diagnosing deadly pleural mesothelioma without a painful, invasive biopsy. Raleigh,
Doctors in the UK have launched a clinical trial to test radiotherapy as a means of treating or even preventing a serious complication of interventional mesothelioma treatments. Raleigh,
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