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2014-05-20 23:17:41

Elite cancer care specialists in Turkey are providing the latest technology and the most innovative, affordable therapies to increase the chances of a cure. Surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists, and cancer care specialists at VisitandCare.com are working together to implement advanced treatment options to foreign cancer patients. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 A close collaboration between oncologists in Turkey and expert scientists is generating...

2014-05-20 23:09:02

Funds will expand commercialization of market-leading early-stage breast cancer treatment. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 ALISO VIEJO, Calif: Cianna Medical, Inc., a women’s health company, today announced it has secured a $10 million financing deal with GE Capital’s Healthcare Financial Services business. The funds will be used to further product development efforts in the breast conservation therapy (BCT) market, as well as expand the commercialization of the company’s SAVI® breast...

2014-05-20 23:02:00

The Firm is investigating morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma, leiomyoscarcoma, and other uterine cancers allegedly due to the use of a power morcellator in gynecological surgery. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 A California woman has filed a hysterectomy cancer lawsuit http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/ ) that alleges the use of a power morcellator during gynecological surgery caused an undiagnosed cancer within her uterus...

2014-05-17 12:20:17

Panel discusses long-term effect on quality of life ORLANDO, Fla., May 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A series of studies evaluating the outcomes, benefits, concerns and quality of life of men undergoing active surveillance for prostate cancer will be presented to media at a special press conference during the 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA). Stacy Loeb, MD, assistant professor at New York University, New York, NY, will moderate the session,...

2014-05-16 23:08:45

The DrugNews Center is the largest source for prescription drug and medical device warnings, research and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugNews.net today. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 The women’s health advocates at DrugNews.net are alerting women who have undergone hysterectomies or fibroid myomectomies of new information on the site about morcellation. A leading group has weighed in on the surgical devices, creating a disagreement with recent warnings from other experts*....

2014-05-16 12:27:07

TIANJIN, China, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, TEDA International Cardiovascular Hospital (hereinafter referred to as "TEDA") successfully performed the cryoballoon ablation surgery of atrial fibrillation (AF) on two AF patients. It is reported that extremely few hospitals in China can make such operation and it is also the first time in Tianjin. The 61-year-old Granny Zhang, a paroxysmal AF patient who lives in the Tanggu district of Tianjin, has received the surgery....

2014-05-12 23:02:38

The Firm is investigating morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma, other cancers, due to the use of a power morcellator in laparoscopic hysterectomy, other minimally-invasive uterine surgery. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 As morcellator lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) begin to be filed in the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that Canada’s health regulator has issued a new caution about the use of power...

2014-05-11 23:02:00

As the FDA Warns against Power Morcellation Hysterectomies and Morcellation Lawsuits Are Filed; Alonso Krangle LLP Notes The Ongoing Debate of The Use of Power Morcellators. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 With new morcellation lawsuits being filed, there is a growing debate among doctors and patients involving a hysterectomy procedure utilizing power morcellators, a device commonly used in hysterectomies. As reported by CBS News, power morcellation surgeries can potentially spread...

2014-05-10 23:02:37

Alonso Krangle LLP announces the launch of the law firm’s Morcellation Information Page to provide updates on recent morcellation cancer lawsuit filings and media reports regarding laparoscopic power morcellation and the serious harm allegedly associated with the medical device. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has discouraged the use of morcellation to remove fibroids in women because of the potential for spreading undetected uterine sarcoma in the abdomen and pelvis. New...

2014-05-09 23:01:53

The Firm is investigating potential morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who may have experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers, allegedly due to the use of power morcellators during laparoscopic hysterectomy and fibroid removal. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 As hysterectomy cancer lawsuits (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) begin to be filed in courts around the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a national physician group has added its voice to...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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