endocrine cancer

endocrine cancer

Oncology Any malignancy that arises in endocrine glands–eg, thyroid CA, adrenal CA, etc
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A mother's fertility problems raised the risk of leukaemia for her child by 30% and more than doubled the risk of endocrine cancer later in life.
22, at her residence after a two-and-a-half year battle with neuro endocrine cancer.
Collins' research has resulted in the discovery of genes responsible for cystic fibrosis, neurofibromatosis, Huntington's disease, a familial endocrine cancer syndrome, and type 2 diabetes.
Since the type of pancreatic endocrine cancer associated with FMEN1 can be difficult to recognize, difficult to treat, and very slow to progress, doctors have different views about the value of surgery in managing these tumors.
DEMOTTE, IN Nancy Rae Valenkamph age 51, of DeMotte, IN passed away on Monday February 22, 2010 at her residence after a 2 1/2 year battle with Neuro Endocrine Cancer.
The launch of ThyGenX represents the next step in building Interpace Diagnostics' emerging endocrine cancer test franchise," said Nancy Lurker, CEO of PDI, Inc.
Thyroid cancer is the most common endocrine cancer, and about 1 percent of the general population will develop it at some point in their lifetime.
Philip Bell, PhD, a consultant specializing in the scientific, strategic, and tactical evaluation of drug discovery and development projects, is an expert on vitamin and hormone action, endocrine cancer therapeutics, and metabolic diseases.
The Series A financing will fund the development of DP1038, a preclinical-stage drug for the potential treatment of endocrine cancers.
Consequently concern has been raised for their effect on human reproductive health and endocrine cancers.
The most common cancers were melanoma of skin, breast cancer, thyroid and other endocrine cancers, gynaecological and other rare cancers.
Mayo Clinic is regarded as a center of excellence for the treatment of anaplastic thyroid cancer due to the clinic's specialization in thyroid and endocrine cancers -- an expertise that dates back to the practice of thyroid surgeon Charles H.