Tag: better-survival

Costlier Breast Cancer Treatments Linked to Better Survival

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Title: Costlier Breast Cancer Treatments Linked to Better Survival Category: Health News Created: 4/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/7/2015 12:00:00 AM

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Number of cancer stem cells might not predict outcome in HPV-related oral cancers

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

( Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center ) New research from the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center — Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J.

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Cancer Patients Who Refuse Mastectomies May Be More Likely To Survive

| January 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A new study by the Duke Cancer Institute discovered that women who were diagnosed with early stage breast cancer and received breast-conserving surgery had equal or better survival rates than women who had breast removal surgery. In a breast-conserving surgery, or lumpectomy, surgeons attempt to remove only the lump or cancerous tumor from the …

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For early cancer, lumpectomy beats mastectomy for survival

| January 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Breast-conserving surgery for early stage breast cancers may result in better survival than mastectomy, according to a new study.

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