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Breast Cancer in Men Has Distinctive Biological Features

  • 11 September 2018
  • Author: Erma Shaw
  • Number of views: 208

The expression of genes that control the number of estrogen receptors, the rate of cell division, and the ability of the cancer to invade healthy tissue was higher in breast cancers in men than in breast cancers in women.

Baseline Heart Imaging Decisions Based on Breast Cancer Treatment Choices, Not Women’s Risk of Cardiac Problems

Diagnosis, Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy, and Side Effects

  • 11 September 2018
  • Author: Erma Shaw
  • Number of views: 138

Doctors’ decisions about whether or not a woman diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer has baseline heart testing before chemotherapy starts is based on the type of chemotherapy she will be receiving and not on her personal risk of heart problems.

A master switch controls aggressive breast cancer

Triple- Negative Breast Cancer

  • 31 August 2018
  • Author: Erma Shaw
  • Number of views: 198

Researchers have identified a master switch that appears to control the dynamic behavior of tumor cells that makes some aggressive cancers so difficult to treat.

Patient with cervical and breast cancers foxes doctors

  • 26 August 2018
  • Author: Erma Shaw
  • Number of views: 185

MUMBAI: Hearing a diagnosis of cancer is tough for most, but Chandrakala Agarwal (63) is among the few patients in whom the task is doubly tough as they have two forms of cancer at a time.

High-Risk Breast Cancer Patients May Not Be Adherent to Heart Failure Monitoring

  • 26 August 2018
  • Author: Erma Shaw
  • Number of views: 172

Cardiac monitoring should be prioritized among patients undergoing treatment with certain therapies for breast cancer 




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