locally advanced cancer

locally advanced cancer

Oncology Cancer that has spread to nearby tissues or lymph nodes, but not metastasized
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Locally advanced cancer can be treated by chemo therapy and radiotherapy.
He said: "I am thankful and grateful for Mr Bill Cross, and his surgical team at St James' Hospital Leeds, who today operated on me for a locally advanced cancer of the prostate.
In a statement, he said: "I am thankful and grateful for Mr Bill Cross, and his surgical team at St James's Hospital Leeds, who operated for a locally advanced cancer of the prostate.
Christopher Schroeder and colleagues at the Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany, treated 105 patients with locally advanced cancer of the rectum.
Current practice requires that radiotherapy to the chest wall be administered after surgery for locally advanced cancer of the breast, (20) but it would still seem to be prudent not to leave areas of peau d'orange behind by cutting through such affected skin.
The results showed that Nadroparin reduces the incidence of thromboembolic events in ambulatory patients with metastatic or locally advanced cancer who are receiving chemotherapy.
Locally advanced cancer has a better prognosis compared to metastatic or relapsed disease (12-15 months versus 7-10 months) [2].
TPF is now the standard of care for induction chemotherapy of locally advanced cancer of the head and neck," said Dr.
Normal weight, overweight, and obese men had the same rate of locally advanced cancer at diagnosis (11%), but overweight or obese men were twice as likely to die from locally advanced prostate cancer as were normal-weight men.
Based on the evidence we have, it would result in the prevention of 43% of deaths from prostate cancer in men with localised but high-risk prostate cancer, or locally advanced cancer.
Clinical studies have shown hyperthermia to be a safe and well tolerated therapy when combined with brachytherapy for the treatment of certain types of locally advanced cancer.
Anderson Cancer Center, "Phase I Trial of Concurrent Weekly CPT-11, Cisplatinum, and Radiotherapy for Patients with Locally Advanced Cancer of the Uterine Cervix," Award = $120,000 -- A.

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