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Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]-About
Purpose of This SummaryThis PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the treatment of childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. It is intended as a resource to inform and assist clinicians who care for cancer patients. It does
At histology, the tumor is a transitional cell carcinoma grade 3 with invasion of the lamina propria but not of the muscle.
You must know that in men that there is a gland that produces seminal fluids. This fluid helps the male body to transport sperm cells during ejaculation. This gland is referred as the "prostate gland". It forms part of the productive system in men. However, this gland could be affected wit
Asbestos law involves laws set up by the government that regulate exposure to asbestos in the workplace. It enables people who are affected by asbestos exposure to seek compensation, and is currently being considered by the federal legislature. It is believed that asbestos manufacturers were aware o
The purpose of this report is to analyse the role of fruits and vegetables in the prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease.Recent studies have indicated strong relationship between fruit and vegetable consumptions and reduced risk of certain cancers and cardiovascular disease.
Hormone replacement has been a major area of concern among women who have had breast cancer.If you are in the crisis of a recent breast cancer diagnosis, hormone replacement therapy may seem relatively unimportant, but as you get farther along and finish your treatment and proceed with your life, qu
This international consensus guideline offers updated recommendations for the management of advanced breast cancer.
The most common types of bone cancer are osteosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma and chondrosarcoma. A rare form of cancer, bone cancer starts in the bone and is more common in children than adults. In osteosarcoma, the cancer begins in the growing tissue of the bone, while it begins in the cartilage for thos
Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]-nci_n
This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http://cancer.gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.Childho
Many swear that this herbal tea can indeed cure cancer. Essiac tea has been used since 1922 when it was first discovered by a Canadian Nurse, Renee Caisse. She claims to have gotten the recipe from an old Indian. She traveled around the Canadian country side treating many suspected of having cancer.
Amyloidosis is a blood disorder characterized by the production of amyloid, an abnormal protein that accumulates in various organs and seriously degrades their function. Organs that are commonly affected include the liver, kidneys, heart, spleen and nervous system. For reasons that are not clear, am
Cancer research - journal article. Does Rectal Washout During Anterior Resection Prevent Local Tumor Recurrence? March 2004.
What is neutropenia?Neutropenia (say noo-truh-PEE-nee-uh) means that your blood has too few white blood cells called neutrophils. White blood cells are an important part of your body's immune system. Neutrophils help protect your body from infection by killing bacteria. You can get infections ea