Ben Carson's surgeries separated twins, didn't always save them
BALTIMORE — Sixteen hours into the marathon operation, the moment came to separate the seven-month-old twins joined by a blood vessel at the back of their brains. Everyone in the operating room assumed Dr. Ben Carson, then director of pediatric ...
The Boston Globe - Fri, 13 Nov 2015 13:47

A Patient With Newly Diagnosed Metastatic Type 2 Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
For metastatic disease, treatment with molecular targeted therapies is usually favored, based on the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis of 20 studies that included 1,244 patients with non–clear-cell renal cell carcinoma and 6,300 with ...
Cancer Network - Sun, 15 Nov 2015 22:17

Opdivo okayed treat advanced form of kidney cancer
Other risk factors include obesity, long-term use of certain pain medications (both over-the-counter and prescription), having advanced kidney disease or being on long-term dialysis, having certain genetic conditions, such as von Hippel-Lindau (VHL ... - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:44

CHIP-mediated degradation of transglutaminase 2 negatively regulates tumor ...
Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is a life-threatening disease with no effective clinical therapy. RCC primarily develops in people over ... TG2 is a negative regulator of von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) tumor-suppressor protein. TG2 induces VHL polymerization ... - Mon, 16 Nov 2015 03:01

Medical cannabis users protest police raid on Saskatoon dispensary
A medical marijuana protest on the steps of the Saskatoon Police Service headquarters in Saskatoon on Oct. 31, 2015. Previous 1 of 6 Next. A Saskatoon man with chronic pain stemming from kidney cancer and Von Hippel-Lindau syndrome (VHL) feels ...
650 CKOM News Talk Radio - Sat, 31 Oct 2015 16:09

Von Hippel-Lindau Disease - A Case Report and Review of Literature
The familial form of the common clear-cell variant of RCC is von Hippel-Lindau disease. Major manifestations include the development of RCC, pheochromocytoma, retinal angiomas, and hemangioblastomas of the brain stem, cerebellum, or spinal cord [1].
UroToday - Thu, 14 Feb 2013 03:48

Michigan men on 4000-mile bike trip across U.S. raising money to fight disease
Chip Ormsby and Dakota Krupp ride through Iowa. They are biking nearly 4,000 miles from Bar Harbor, Maine to Seattle to raise awareness of and research money for Von Hippel-Lindau disease, a rare genetic disease that runs in Krupp's family. (courtesy ... - Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:45

Grey's Anatomy features patient with von Hippel-Lindau disease
The second episode in a three-part series on Grey's Anatomy features a patient with von Hippel-Lindau disease (VHL). The next new episode in the show is expected to air on January 6. The first episode, "Adrift and at Peace," aired Dec. - Tue, 14 Dec 2010 20:53

1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8    ->

We do not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content in this site. Click here for the full disclaimer.

Last update: September 2014