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Choroidal melanomas near optic nerve treatable with proton irradiation

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Despite tradeoffs in visual acuity, patients with ocular melanoma near the optic nerve benefit from proton beam radiotherapy in terms of eye conservation and low risk of tumor recurrence, report researchers at the...

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Colon cancer staging not changed with increased lymph node evaluation

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A large increase in the number of lymph nodes evaluated during surgery for colon cancer — a quality improvement metric– has not had any great effect on the percentage of node-positive cancers found, according to a...

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Worse outcomes after spinal metastases surgery at academic medical centers in July

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Patients undergoing surgery for spinal metastases at teaching hospitals in July have higher mortality and complication rates than similar patients treated in other months, according to a report in the August 25th online issue...