Category Archives: Tumor Classification

Tool helps guide brain cancer surgery

The Purdue-designed tool sprays a microscopic stream of charged solvent onto the tissue surface to gather information about its molecular makeup and produces a color-coded image that reveals the location, nature and concentration of tumor cells. “In a matter of seconds this technique offers molecular information that can detect residual tumor that otherwise may have been left behind in the patient,” said R. Graham Cooks, the Purdue professor who co-led the research team. …

Eating right, exercise may help prostate cancer patients reduce risk of aggressive tumors

Led by Lenore Arab, PhD, JCCC member and professor in the departments of medicine and biological chemistry, the researchers examined associations between adherence to WCRF recommendations and risk of highly aggressive prostate cancer among subjects enrolled in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project. …

Characteristics of esophageal cancer

:,,,,69166.22/10,Of the characteristics of esophageal cancer is divided into six: regional distribution, such as Henan, Hebei, Jiangsu, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Anhui, Hubei and Sichuan provinces, the incidence rate, death rate highest in the first place in a variety of tumors, and In the same province, the incidence is different in different areas such as Linxian in… Read More »

Histological classification of nasopharyngeal carcinoma which

In the histological classification of nasopharyngeal carcinoma , the various opinions have yet to complete reunification. To this end, the World Health Organization (WHO) proposed in 1991 can be divided into: keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma, non-keratinizing carcinoma and undifferentiated carcinoma III. Experts agree that the current recommended around the "standardized diagnosis and treatment of nasopharyngeal… Read More »

Comprehensive description of bile duct obstruction

Bile duct obstruction comprehensive introduction, 1. Causes: cholangiocarcinoma. pancreatic cancer. duodenal cancer. duodenal cancer. 2. Clinical manifestations: cholangiocarcinoma, papillary carcinoma, membrane adenocarcinoma, duodenal cancer, and so, to a certain level can cause the development of bile duct obstruction and yellow appear obstructive disease. Cholangiocarcinoma is the performance of progressive obstructive deepen Yellow Fever, hepatomegaly quality… Read More »

Gastric perforation overview

Overview gastric perforation, 1. Causes, mainly in the depressed, when the cancer develops to a certain extent, the local erosion of gastric cancer and due to the weak, the role of external factors such as experience the following could occur perforation: meal examination of the gastrointestinal Dayton. gastroscopy. radiotherapy. bleeding gastric ulceration. 2. clinical manifestations… Read More »

Overview of testicular cancer

Overview of testicular cancer, (a) the cause of testicular cancer is still not entirely clear, but some factors and the incidence of cancer has its system. 1. Age factor of about 3% in 20-40 years. There are three high incidence nap period, respectively infancy, adolescence and old age early. Infants embryonal carcinoma and teratoma mainly… Read More »

Colon perforations overview

Perforated colon cancer overview, 1. Etiology: May be due to carcinoma invasion through the intestinal wall, or may cause obstruction of the tumor, which leads to proximal intestinal perforation. Side of the colon perforation in type more common version of swelling, acute perforation of the left colon perforation Zeyi common. 2. Clinical manifestations: (1) acute… Read More »

Introduction of female urethral cancer

Introduction of female urethral carcinoma, urethral cancer is doubled for men, more common in older postmenopausal women, 25% of patients over the age of 50. (A) of the distal two-thirds of female urethral pathology is stratified squamous epithelium, the proximal one third of the transitional epithelial cells. Female urethral cancer depends on the histological classification.… Read More »