regional cancer

Malignancy that has spread beyond the confines of the original—primary—tumour to nearby lymph nodes and/or organs and tissues

regional cancer

Oncology A cancer that has spread beyond the original–1º tumor to nearby lymph nodes and/or organs. Cf Carcinoma in situ.
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It requires special courage to be part of the leading edge in the treatment of cancer -- especially on the part of patients," said Andrew Pecora, MD, FACP, CPE, Vice President of Cancer Services and Chief Innovation Officer at JTCC and President, Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA), who led the team that performed that first BMT in 1990.
The main motto of marathon was to bring awareness about cancer in Trivandrum as well as raise funds for poor patients who are in Regional Cancer Centre (RCC)," he said.
Here Campaign for HealthAlliance Hospital's Simonds-Sinon Regional Cancer Center.
The hospital is recognised as a Regional Cancer Centre by the Union ministry for health and family welfare.
The chief minister honoured Janardana Iyer, honorary secretary, Regional Cancer Association, who has dedicated his life for the cause of tobacco control in Kerala.
For some of the most common cancers, the percentage of people who lived for a year after diagnosis was almost 20 per cent higher in some of England''s 28 regional cancer registries when compared to others.
Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA), the largest oncology physician network in New Jersey, is proud to announce that 31 RCCA physicians were recognized as the best in their field by leading regional and national top doctor rankings in 2012.
An Aboriginal Patient Navigator and a Regional Aboriginal Cancer Lead offered by the Regional Cancer Care Northwest and Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre will help improve cancer care among First Nation, Inuit and Metis communities in Northwestern Ontario.
The MultiCare Regional Cancer Center is a network affiliate of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Yorkshire Cancer Research is the largest regional cancer research charity in England and funds all the Teaching Hospitals and their associated Universities in Yorkshire.
The Cork facility is the last of eight regional cancer care centres to be opened.
He will be responsible for operations at the Elliot Regional Cancer Center.

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