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Increased screening advised for women with the uterine disorder, study says
Methotrexate highly effective against childhood leukemia; Doxil treats ovarian cancer
There is a need to analyze tumor specimens at the time of ovarian cancer recurrence, according to a new study published in Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. Researchers used a diagnostic technology called molecular profiling to examine the differences in the molecular characteristics of primary and recurrent ovarian tumors and found significant changes for some biomarkers.
Study suggests treatment of expectant mothers is feasible after first trimester
This study was in mice, but researchers are starting to test the strategy in human cancer patients
Immunization schedules for meningitis, flu also updated
For selected patients IORT provides quick and precisely targeted treatment.
Women who are diagnosed with cancer during pregnancy carry a precious burden.
National targets for breast, cervical and colon malignancies still not being met
Regular Pap tests, HPV vaccine go a long way in warding off the disease, experts say
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