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pregnancy and cancer
2014-09-29 02:30:13

Children who are exposed to chemotherapy or radiotherapy while in the womb suffer no negative impacts on mental or cardiac development, international studies presented at the ESMO 2014 Congress in Madrid have shown.

2014-07-10 12:30:24

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dilon Technologies, leader in molecular imaging cameras including Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI/BSGI), announced today that it obtained CE Mark

2014-05-14 16:29:17

DecisionDx-Melanoma identifies patients with negative sentinel lymph node biopsies who are at high risk of metastasis FRIENDSWOOD, Texas, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Castle Biosciences Inc.

2014-03-22 20:20:22

Data presented at the Latest in Dermatology Research Symposia session of 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology DENVER, March 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Castle Biosciences

2014-02-19 12:44:47

Cancer cell spread to the sentinel node—the lymph node to which cancer cells are most likely to spread from a primary tumor—is a risk factor for melanoma death.

2013-11-15 11:06:52

Treatment of pelvic nodes individualized by inclusion of sentinel nodes (SN) can be easily integrated into an IMRT-based treatment strategy, according to the new study conducted by a group of researchers from Tübingen and Munich in Germany.

2013-10-02 10:41:47

A conservative approach to removing lymph nodes is associated with less harm for breast cancer patients and often yields the same results as more radical procedures.

2013-07-23 23:21:07

A team of surgeons and members of the breast cancer program of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center is conducting

2013-06-03 23:15:02

A less invasive technique called sentinel node resection is as safe and effective as traditional surgery of removing all lymph nodes from the underarm area for women with breast cancer, according

2013-01-09 12:30:05

A special report published by the BMJ today finds that thousands of melanoma patients around the world are undergoing an expensive and invasive procedure called sentinel node biopsy, despite a lack of clear evidence and concerns that it may do more harm than good.


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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.