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Better prognosis seen with tubular breast cancer versus grade I ductal cancer

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – New research confirms that tubular carcinoma (TC) of the breast has an excellent prognosis and goes on to show that outcomes are better than with grade I ductal carcinomas. “Although TC is known to have a favorable prognosis, it is still unknown whether this subtype...

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Leukemia relapse risk drops with 2-unit umbilical cord blood transfusion

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Transfusion of two rather than one unit of partially HLA-matched umbilical cord blood (UCB) appears to reduce the risk of relapse in leukemia patients in first or second complete remission, new research shows. “Our analysis showed that patients in first or second remission...

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Low molecular weight heparin an alternative to warfarin in pregnancy

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – For pregnant women who require chronic anticoagulation, low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) is an alternative to warfarin, but not an ideal one, according to a report in the November 1 American Journal of Cardiology. Given that warfarin is known to pass through the...