regional disease

regional disease

Oncology A CA that extends beyond the limits of the primary organ and spreads into adjacent tissues and locoregional lymph nodes. Cf Localized disease.
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Speaking on a visit to the Regional Disease Control Centre in Reigate, Surrey - which is coordinating efforts to deal with the disease at a local level - Mr Brown said a major national effort was under way to "contain, control and eradicate" the disease.
Mr Brown was speaking at the Regional Disease Control Centre in Reigate, Surrey.
Speaking at the Regional Disease Control Centre in Reigate, Surrey, Mr Brown attempted to reassure farmers that everything possible was being done to stamp out the outbreak.
A regional disease CONTROL CENTRE was set up in Reigate near the farm to co-ordinate local measures.
The Health Protection Agency's regional disease specialist, Dr David Hunt, said: "The most recent case was in February so we have no reason to believe there is a continuing public health risk.
Of the 727 patients with colon cancer identified in the registry, 325 (45%) were found to have regional disease at the time of diagnosis, including 195 patients (27%) with stage II and 130 patients (18%) with stage III colon cancer.
Coccidioidomycosis: a regional disease of national importance.
European public health officials have forged some bilateral cooperative agreements and are discussing establishing a regional disease control center for EU nations.
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao will promote a regional disease surveillance system and other types of cooperation in southeast and northeast Asia at a regional leadership summit scheduled for next week, a Chinese official said Friday.
Rajaram points to another promising program at CIMMYT: a worldwide epidemiology service to evaluate local or regional disease and pest problems--and their potential for spreading.
There are a number of good essays on the development of Korean, Japanese, and Chinese medical concepts and regional disease ecologies.
CommunityHealth IT is a 39-organization learning network and coordinating body for regional disease management and HIT projects.

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