Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 183 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-Induced Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: Disease Characteristics and Survival.
 

Author(s): Yuval Nachalon, Ohad Hilly, Karl Segal, Eyal Raveh, Dania Hirsch, Eyal Robenshtok, Ilan Shimon, Jacob Shvero, Carlos Benbassat, Aron Popovtzer

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2016 Feb;18(2):90-4.

 

Radiation exposure is a well-known risk factor for well-differentiated thyroid cancer (WDTC). However, disease characteristics, optimal treatment, time from exposure to disease appearance, and the effect of age at initial exposure on the outcome have yet to be determined.

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2016

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Radiation-Induced Liver Injury in Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy (3D-CRT) for Postoperative or Locoregional Recurrent Gastric Cancer: Risk Factors and Dose Limitations.
 

Author(s): Guichao Li, Jiazhou Wang, Weigang Hu, Zhen Zhang

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This study examined the status of radiation-induced liver injury in adjuvant or palliative gastric cancer radiation therapy (RT), identified risk factors of radiation-induced liver injury in gastric cancer RT, analysed the dose-volume effects of liver injury, and developed a liver ...

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2015

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Radiation-induced microRNA-622 causes radioresistance in colorectal cancer cells by down-regulating Rb.
 

Author(s): Wenhui Ma, Jiang Yu, Xiaolong Qi, Li Liang, Yan Zhang, Yi Ding, Xiaoshan Lin, Guoxin Li, Yanqing Ding

Journal: Oncotarget. 2015 Jun;6(18):15984-94.

 

The standard treatment for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer is preoperative 5-fluorouracil-based chemoradiotherapy followed by total mesorectal excision. However, tumor response to standard dose radiation varies. In this study, we found that miR-622 was increased significantly ...

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2015

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 19 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-induced signaling pathways that promote cancer cell survival (review).
 

Author(s): Ashley L Hein, Michel M Ouellette, Ying Yan

Journal: Int. J. Oncol.. 2014 Nov;45(5):1813-9.

 

Radiation therapy is a staple cancer treatment approach that has significantly improved local disease control and the overall survival of cancer patients. However, its efficacy is still limited by the development of radiation resistance and the presence of residual disease after therapy ...

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2014

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In vivo radioadaptive response: a review of studies relevant to radiation-induced cancer risk.
 

Author(s): M Nenoi, B Wang, G Vares

Journal: Hum Exp Toxicol. 2015 Mar;34(3):272-83.

 

Radioadaptive response (RAR) describes phenomena where small conditioning doses of ionizing radiation (IR) reduce detrimental effects of subsequent higher IR doses. Current radiation protection regulations do not include RAR because of the large variability in expression among individuals ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2015

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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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 14 May 2016

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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: 11 Feb 2016

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