|Histologic Classification Could Aid Prognosis in Lung Adenocarcinoma|
New classification guidelines for histologic subtypes of stage I lung adenocarcinoma offer prognostic value, according to a new study. Solid-predominant subtype was associated with an increased risk of early recurrence and post-recurrence survival.
Cancer Network - Mon, 10 Aug 2015 13:54
|Synchronous primary esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and gastric ...|
The present study investigated the treatment and survival outcomes of patients with synchronous primary esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and gastric adenocarcinoma. The medical records of 10,783 patients with primary esophageal squamous cancer ...
Nature.com - Thu, 20 Aug 2015 02:22
|Chemoradiotherapy improves survival after pancreatic adenocarcinoma resection|
Chemoradiotherapy was independently associated with improved overall survival after the resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma, particularly among patients with R1 resection and pN1 disease, according to results from a large national cohort study ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor - Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:37
|Research and Markets: Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction Pipeline ...|
Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction-Pipeline Insights provides the in-depth analysis of the pipeline assets across the Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction landscape. The main objective of this report to track competitor ...
Business Wire (press release) - Tue, 04 Aug 2015 11:56
|Gastrointestinal cancer CROSS: new standard of care for oesophageal cancer|
Long-term follow-up results showed a significant overall survival benefit of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy plus surgery (48.6 months) for patients with either adenocarcinoma or squamous-cell carcinoma compared with surgery alone (24.0 months ...
Nature.com - Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:52
|Nanoknife Ablation Doubles Survival in Pancreatic Cancer|
"This report of our 200-patient review is the single largest evaluation to date and further confirms the smaller series that have been published with the use of this treatment in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma," Dr Martin and colleagues write ...
Medscape - Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:18
|Esophagus: Facts, Functions & Diseases|
This condition can turn into a rare cancer called esophageal adenocarcinoma. There is no known cause of this disorder, but doctors have found that those with GERD are more likely to get Barrett's. According to the American Cancer Society, esophageal ...
Live Science - Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:11
|Pain management of pancreatic head adenocarcinomas that are unresectable ...|
Patients with unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma should be offered either a celiac plexus neurolysis (CPN) or splanchnicectomy when medical management with narcotic pain medications has failed, according to a study published in the Journal of ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor - Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:04