Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 139 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-induced changes in serum lipidome of head and neck cancer patients.
 

Author(s): Karol Jelonek, Monika Pietrowska, Malgorzata Ros, Adam Zagdanski, Agnieszka Suchwalko, Joanna Polanska, Michal Marczyk, Tomasz Rutkowski, Krzysztof Skladowski, Malcolm R Clench, Piotr Widlak

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Cancer radiotherapy (RT) induces response of the whole patient's body that could be detected at the blood level. We aimed to identify changes induced in serum lipidome during RT and characterize their association with doses and volumes of irradiated tissue. Sixty-six patients treated ...

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2014

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cAMP signaling inhibits radiation-induced ATM phosphorylation leading to the augmentation of apoptosis in human lung cancer cells.
 

Author(s): Eun-Ah Cho, Eui-Jun Kim, Sahng-June Kwak, Yong-Sung Juhnn

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The ataxia-telangiectasia mutated (ATM) protein kinase plays a central role in coordinating the cellular response to radiation-induced DNA damage. cAMP signaling regulates various cellular responses including metabolism and gene expression. This study aimed to investigate the mechanism ...

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2014

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Risk factors of radiation-induced acute esophagitis in non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with concomitant chemoradiotherapy.
 

Author(s): ZiCheng Zhang, Jin Xu, Tao Zhou, Yan Yi, HongSheng Li, HongFu Sun, Wei Huang, DongQing Wang, BaoSheng Li, GuoGuang Ying

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To analyze the clinical and dosimetric risk factors of acute esophagitis (AE) in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients treated with concomitant chemoradiotherapy.

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2014

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 17 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Curbing potential radiation-induced cancer risks in oncologic imaging: perspectives from the 'image gently' and 'image wisely' campaigns.
 

Author(s): Marilyn J Goske, Donald P Frush, James A Brink, Sue C Kaste, Priscilla F Butler, Pari V Pandharipande

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Mar;28(3):232-8, 243.

 

Medical imaging that uses ionizing radiation, such as CT, radiography, nuclear medicine, and fluoroscopy, is a cornerstone of the care of oncology patients and provides great benefit. Ionizing radiation at high doses is a known carcinogen.The exact degree of the risk of carcinogenesis ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Radiation-induced neuropathy in cancer survivors.
 

Author(s): Sylvie Delanian, Jean-Louis Lefaix, Pierre-Fran├žois Pradat

Journal: Radiother Oncol. 2012 Dec;105(3):273-82.

 

Radiation-induced peripheral neuropathy is a chronic handicap, frightening because progressive and usually irreversible, usually appearing several years after radiotherapy. Its occurrence is rare but increasing with improved long-term cancer survival. The pathophysiological mechanisms ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2012

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Radiation-induced cancer: a modern view.
 

Author(s): D J Shah, R K Sachs, D J Wilson

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2012 Dec;85(1020):e1166-73.

 

Diagnostic medical radiation has been the most rapidly increasing component of population background radiation exposure in Western countries over the past decade. This trend is set to increase as CT scanning is readily available with burgeoning use in everyday clinical practice. Consequently, ...

Last Updated: 23 Nov 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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Radiation Induced Atherosclerosis in Breast Cancer Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Abnormalities, Radiation-Induced; Atherosclerosis; Breast Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2007

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QOL Assessment in Breast Cancer Patients With Radiation-Induced Telangiectasias Treated With the Pulsed Dye Laser
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breast Cancer; Radiation-Induced Telangiectasias

 

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2014

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