|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 ...
Examiner.com - 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 ...
Nature.com - 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 .
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 ...
MLive.com - 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.
News-Medical.net - Tue, 14 Dec 2010 20:53