Lung Cancer Staging

Researchers Use Radiomics to Predict Who Will Benefit from Chemotherapy

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:41
Platinum-based chemotherapy is typically the first-line treatment of advanced-stage non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However, only about one in ...

Dr. Saettele on the Benefits of Using Bronchoscopies in <b>NSCLC</b>

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:45
Now, bronchoscopy has different roles in NSCLC, explains Saettele, but it is most commonly used in diagnosis and staging. When diagnosing and ...

T4 extension alone is more predictive of better survival than a <b>tumour</b> size &gt;7 cm for resected T4N0 ...

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 02:00
... 8th edition tumor, node and metastasis (TNM) staging] to determine the role ... Worse survival in the newly defined T4 NSCLC was more frequently ...

Stratifin Inhibitor Blocks <b>Lung Cancer</b> Progression

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 22:48
Lung adenocarcinoma is the most common type of lung cancer. Although ... of the molecular causes of lung adenocarcinoma during the early stages.

New program for <b>lung cancer</b> screenings in Southern Illinois

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:45
The hospital is now home to a new program that uses low dose CT scans that can detect signs of lung cancer in earlier stages according to hospital ...

<b>Cancer</b> cases in Australia have tripled since early &#39;80s: Study

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:00
Lung cancer's five-year survival rate when diagnosed at stage one was 68 per cent, but decreased to less than 3 per cent when diagnosed at stage ...

Researchers use radiomics to predict who will benefit from chemotherapy

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:52
Platinum-based chemotherapy is typically the first-line treatment of advanced-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However, only about one in ...

McClary Column: Is alternative medicine a viable treatment for <b>cancer</b>?

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 00:07
For those familiar with staging, these cancers were stage I through stage III. Patients with stage IV cancer were not included. ... higher for breast cancer, 4.57 times higher for colorectal cancer, and 2.17 times higher for lung cancer.

Advocates Push For Connecticut Aid-In-Dying, Opponents Warn Of The Risks

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 18:30
“Along with all the symptoms that come with an end stage lung cancer ... for new treatment, but the cancer continues to grow and spread in her brain.

This common &#39;supermaterial&#39; may help detect <b>cancer</b>

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:30
The “supermaterial” graphene may be the key to advanced detection of early-stage lung cancer in the future, according to researchers from the ...

FDA approves Roche&#39;s Tecentriq for first-line, extensive-<b>stage</b> small-cell <b>lung cancer</b>

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:33
Roche said Tuesday the FDA had approved the drug as an initial treatment for extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer, in combination with the ...

<b>Lung cancer</b> warning: The one skin rash you should never ignore - are you at risk?

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 05:22
But you could be at risk of deadly lung cancer symptoms if you notice a ... A brightly-coloured rash could be an early warning sign of lung cancer, ... as other types of cancer, as the symptoms are usually only spotted in its later stages.

What are the early symptoms of <b>cancer</b> in men?

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 20:33
Testicular cancer does not always cause symptoms in the early stages, and the first noticeable sign is ... A cough that does not go away or worsens over time can be a sign of several serious health conditions, including lung cancer.

Oncology Blood Testing Market Shares, Strategies and Forecast Worldwide, 2017-2027

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 05:35
Also, oncology blood testing find vast applications in early stage diagnosis of various life-threatening cancers including lung cancer, breast cancer, ...

Anton Kazarin: &#39;&#39;Money is an important factor, but in the West insurance covers <b>cancer</b> treatment at ...

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 02:06
On the other hand, of course, shocking cases, when, for example, patients come to us with the third stage of lung cancer, although six months ago they ...

In the next two decades, colorectal <b>cancer</b> cases to rise by 80%

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 11:56
Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the world, with 1.3 ... most common cancer after breast, cervix/uteri, lip/oral cavity, and lung cancer. ... and an MRI of the pelvis or endoscopic ultrasound if staging rectal cancer.

To really help a family in crisis, here are a few good rules to follow

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 11:56
In late May 2013, our family went from zero to catastrophe in 24 hours: my husband was diagnosed with Stage 4 metastatic lung cancer, even though ...

Health Matters: Knowing your Risk for <b>Lung Cancer</b>

Sat, 03/16/2019 - 15:18
But a new screening is allowing physicians to find lung cancer in the early stages—giving patients a fighting chance. “The screening is a quick cat ...

Navigating a New Path to Test Peripheral <b>Lung</b> Nodules

Sat, 03/16/2019 - 09:07
Several studies have shown ENB is highly successful in diagnosing and treating patients in the early stages of lung cancer. Research evaluating the ...

WVU Cancer Institute host <b>lung cancer</b> screening for those who have struggled with smoking

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 19:25
Eligible high-risk patients received a low-dose C-T scan to detect lung cancer at its earliest stages. The appointment included a comprehensive history ...