Facial Cancer

Common Name(s)

Facial Cancer, Cancer, Facial

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Following organizations serve the condition "Facial Cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation

The Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation (ACCRF) supports research into adenoid cystic carcinoma that will accelerate the development of improved therapies and a cure for the disease.

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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Stupid Cancer

Founded by and for young adult survivors, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation (i[2]y), is the nation's leading grassroots advocate for the next generation of cancer survivors and their caregivers in their late teens, 20s and 30s. A TIME Magazine Best 50 Website, we have helped bring the cause of 'young adult cancer' to the national spotlight and rallied a brand new generation of activists to give voice to our forgotten population. Our mission is to empower young adults affected by cancer.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Facial Cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation

The Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation (ACCRF) supports research into adenoid cystic carcinoma that will accelerate the development of improved therapies and a cure for the disease.

http://www.accrf.org

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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Stupid Cancer

Founded by and for young adult survivors, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation (i[2]y), is the nation's leading grassroots advocate for the next generation of cancer survivors and their caregivers in their late teens, 20s and 30s. A TIME Magazine Best 50 Website, we have helped bring the cause of 'young adult cancer' to the national spotlight and rallied a brand new generation of activists to give voice to our forgotten population. Our mission is to empower young adults affected by cancer.

http://stupidcancer.org

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Facial Cancer" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

UV imaging reveals facial areas that are prone to skin cancer are disproportionately missed during sunscreen application.
 

Author(s): Harry Pratt, Kareem Hassanin, Lee D Troughton, Gabriela Czanner, Yalin Zheng, Austin G McCormick, Kevin J Hamill

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Application of sunscreen is a widely used mechanism for protecting skin from the harmful effects of UV light. However, protection can only be achieved through effective application, and areas that are routinely missed are likely at increased risk of UV damage. Here we sought to determine ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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How Social Reactions to Alcohol-Related Facial Flushing Are Affected by Gender, Relationship, and Drinking Purposes: Implications for Education to Reduce Aerodigestive Cancer Risks.
 

Author(s): Ian M Newman, Lanyan Ding, Duane F Shell, Lida Lin

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Alcohol-related facial flushing is a sign of compromised alcohol metabolism and increased risk of certain cancers. This project examined how facial flushing might be used to reduce alcohol use to lower cancer risks. Interviews with Chinese university students identified gender, friendship, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Facial flushing after alcohol consumption and the risk of cancer: A meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Jing Zhang, Sunfu Zhang, Yanlin Song, Guangzhi Ma, Yu Meng, Zengpanpan Ye, Xuelei Ma, Ming Liu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(13):e6506.

 

The association between facial flushing after alcohol consumption and the risk of cancer remains controversial. The aim of this study was to evaluate the relation between facial flushing and cancer risk.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Facial Cancer" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Rehabilitation possibilities of the post-resection defects of facial bones and surrounding soft tissues in cancer patients (review of the literature)].
 

Author(s): Tomas Linkevicius, Laimis Dubosas, Vytautas Cepulis

Journal: Medicina (Kaunas). 2002 ;38(8):785-91.

 

The review of the scientific literature, concerning contemporary treatment methods and materials of the post-resection defects of facial bones and surrounding soft tissues in cancer patients is presented in this article. The aloplastic endoprostheses, removable post-resection intraoral ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Stepwise Strategy to Improve CANcer Screening Adherence: Cervical Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mass Screening; Early Detection of Cancer; Uterine Cervical Neoplasm; Text Message; Reminder Systems

 

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2017

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Last Updated: 17 Jul 2017

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