Latest Research on Neck Cancer: Jan 2021

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Head and neck cancer: past, present and future Head and neck cancer consists of a diverse group of cancers that ranges from cutaneous, lip, salivary glands, sinuses, oral cavity, pharynx and larynx. Each group dictates different management. In this review, the primary focus is on head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) arising from the mucosal lining of the oral cavity and pharynx, excluding nasopharyngeal cancer. Presently, HNSCC is the sixth most prevalent neoplasm in the world, with approximately 900,000 … Continue reading “Latest Research on Neck Cancer: Jan 2021”

Latest Research on Gallbladder Cancer : Dec 2020

Posted on December 4, 2020December 26, 2020Categories Cancer and TumorTags   Leave a comment on Latest Research on Gallbladder Cancer : Dec 2020

Gallbladder cancer Background Gallbladder cancer (GC) is a relatively rare but highly lethal neoplasm. We review the epidemiology, etiology, pathology, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, and prognosis of GC. Method A Pubmed database search between 1971 and February 2007 was performed. All abstracts were reviewed and articles with GC obtained; further references were extracted by hand-searching the bibliography. The database search was done in the English language. Results The accurate etiology of GC remains unclear, while the symptoms associated with primary … Continue reading “Latest Research on Gallbladder Cancer : Dec 2020”

Latest News on Breast Cancer Research: Jan – 2020

Posted on January 21, 2020Categories Cancer and TumorTags ,   Leave a comment on Latest News on Breast Cancer Research: Jan – 2020

Randomised controlled trial of conservation therapy for breast cancer: 6-year analysis of the Scottish trial Background: to work out whether, when primary carcinoma is treated by local excision supported by systemic therapy appropriate to the oestrogen receptor status (ER) of the tumour, local radiotherapy are often avoided. Methods: We administered a randomised controlled trial in 585 patients aged but 70 years with primary breast cancers of 4 cm or less in size in four specialist units and 7 other hospitals … Continue reading “Latest News on Breast Cancer Research: Jan – 2020”