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Polio-Rhinovirus Promising for Malignant Glioma Patients
 

(HealthDay News) Intratumoral infusion of recombinant nonpathogenic polio-rhinovirus chimera (PVSRIPO) can be delivered safely and is tied to higher survival rates than those of historical controls, acc...
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Advanced Prostate Cancer Variant More Common Than Thought
 

The incidence of treatment-emergent small-cell neuroendocrine prostate cancer (t-SCNC) is 17% among patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC), and many t-SCNC biopsy specimen...
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Decrease in Mean Platelet Counts Seen During Pregnancy
 

(HealthDay News) All women have a decrease in mean platelet counts during pregnancy, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Researchers examined platelet counts throughou...
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Enzalutamide Improves Outcomes for Aggressive Prostate Cancer
 

(HealthDay News) Enzalutamide treatment can significantly lower risk of metastasis or death in men with rapidly advancing, castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to a phase 3 study in the New E...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Study Compares Treatment Options for T1a Renal Cancer
 

(HealthDay News) Percutaneous ablation (PA) is associated with oncologic outcomes that are similar to those of radical nephrectomy (RN) and may be associated with fewer complications than nephron-sparin...
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Greater Satisfaction With Autologous Breast Reconstruction
 

(HealthDay News) Patients undergoing autologous post-mastectomy breast reconstruction have greater satisfaction than those undergoing implant reconstruction, and the odds of developing complications are...
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Gender Difference in Survival Seen After Radical Cystectomy
 

(HealthDay News) Compared with males, females who undergo radical cystectomy for bladder cancer have worse disease-free, cancer-specific, and overall survival, according to a review in The Journal of Ur...
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

High-Quality Diet May Decrease Mortality Risk in Cancer Survivors
 

(HealthDay News) High-quality diets are associated with decreased risks of overall and cancer-specific mortality among cancer survivors, according to a study published in JNCI Cancer Spectrum. The resea...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY