Lung Cancer Staging

Researchers confirm IASLC characterization of uncertain R status with prognosis between R0 and ...

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 09:30
The findings of a recent study confirm the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC)'s proposed criteria for uncertain resection ...

World Conference on Lung Cancer Tuesday Press Conference: Evidence to Support Innovative ...

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:00
Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) biopsy specimen was found to be reliable ... However, BRCA1 expression levels could be prognostic and treatment ...

ON HEALTH: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:15
Breast cancer is the #1 cancer in women but lung cancer sometimes bumps it to second place. The causes of it are ... “Staging” breast cancer depends on the placement, number of and size of a cancer cell or tumor. As the number of ...

Renowned Lung Cancer Expert Fred R. Hirsch, MD, Ph.D. Joins Biocept's Clinical Advisory Board

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 08:00
He is involved in studies of lung cancer diagnosis, staging, prevention, early detection and treatment that have favorably impacted the care of lung ...

Immunotherapy for Management of Stage 3B NSCLC

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:48
Immunotherapy for Management of Stage 3B NSCLC .... If you think that of all non–small cell lung cancer, 50% are metastatic, 25% are locally ...

Montefiore-Einstein Investigators Zero In On Who Will Respond to Cancer Treatments

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 18:18
“Sequential treatment imaging combined with use of molecular, biological and ... 26 at 5:15PM. Lung Cancer Track – Room #7 A/B. Presentation #226.

Show and Tell: Lung CT Scans May Help Smokers Quit

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 07:03
Show and Tell: Lung CT Scans May Help Smokers Quit ... Lung cancer is often a highly preventable condition, says Dr. Echt. Even those with ... types of disease; primarily in detecting, staging and monitoring cancer, but also in heart ...

Lymph Node Staging of Potentially Curable Lung Cancer Needs Improvement

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 20:45
Response: Most long-term survivors of lung cancer are among the patients who were fortunate enough to be identified early enough to undergo ...

New lung cancer procedure available for patients at Eastbourne DGH

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 09:30
The samples can be used for diagnosing and staging lung cancer, detecting infections, and identifying inflammatory diseases that affect the lungs, ...

Accurate lung cancer staging depends on quality nodal exam

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 13:03
25, 2016 at 11 hospitals with annual lung cancer resection volumes of at least five. Eight sequentially more stringent pN staging quality strata were ...

Introducing The Society For Advanced BronchoscopyNew Medical Society Launched; Inaugural ...

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 13:37
... voice to promote quality, particularly in cancer staging and management. ... Rising numbers of lung cancer and emphysema cases in the US are among the ... multi-disciplinary approach to patient management in lung cancer.

Interpace Diagnostics Announces Expansion into New Clinical Area with Launch of Molecular ...

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 08:11
It compares the mutational fingerprint of two or more sites of lung cancer to ... Appropriate treatment for lung cancer is based on whether the tumor is ...

Yes, men can get breast cancer too, here's what you need to know

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:18
The three most common cancers among men are prostate cancer, lung cancer, ... Breast cancer, like all other cancers, is assigned stages that take into ...

Yes, men can get breast cancer too, here's what you need to know

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:18
The three most common cancers among men are prostate cancer, lung ... In breast cancer, these stages range from 0, the lowest stage, to 4, the ...

Alaskan Bush People: Is Ami Brown's Cancer Being Exaggerated for Ratings!?

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:56
Alaskan Bush People: Is Ami Brown's Cancer Being Exaggerated for ... Ever since Ami Brown's lung cancer diagnosis, viewers and fans have been worried ... of being staged, no one had the gall to say that about Ami Brown's cancer.

Angiosarcoma Prognosis

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:56
They are classified as stage IV cancers and are named after the area of the body where it started initially. For example, lung cancer that has spread to ...

Opdivo (nivolumab) Demonstrates Superior Recurrence-Free Survival Versus Yervoy (ipilimumab ...

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 18:07
Our vision for the future of cancer care is focused on researching and ... treatment of patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with ...

Alectinib Demonstrates Promising Efficacy for ALK+ NSCLC With CNS Brain Metastases

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 16:37
... significant CNS efficacy for alectinib and indicate that CNS staging should be routine for optimal care of patients with ALK-positive lung cancer.”

Alectinib Activity in CNS Metastases in Patients With ALK+ NSCLC

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 13:26
Alectinib Activity in CNS Metastases in Patients With ALK+ NSCLC ... the treatment of ALK+ lung cancer" and agreed with the study investigators that ...

Adenocarcinoma lung staging

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 23:16
It tends to grow more slowly than other kinds of lung cancer. Lung Cancer 101. Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of non-small ...

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