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Surgery rates tied to lung cancer outcome in elderly

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Geographically, higher rates of surgery for early stage nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are associated with improved survival, even in older and sicker patients, researchers report in a July 28th on-line paper in...

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Early celiac plexus neurolysis has benefits in pancreatic cancer patients

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In patients newly diagnosed inoperable pancreatic cancer, it’s worth considering celiac plexus neurolysis (CPN) for pain control at the same time that endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) is performed for diagnosis and staging...

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Ovarian cysts not a cancer risk factor

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Postmenopausal women with ovarian cysts detected on ultrasound are not at increased risk of developing ovarian cancer or, for that matter, breast or endometrial cancer, UK researcher report in BJOG online July 15. “A longer...