Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 3370 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Enzalutamide in metastatic prostate cancer before chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Tomasz M Beer, Bertrand Tombal

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Oct;371(18):1755-6.

 

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2014

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Evaluating the risk of ovarian cancer before surgery using the ADNEX model to differentiate between benign, borderline, early and advanced stage invasive, and secondary metastatic tumours: prospective multicentre diagnostic study.
 

Author(s): Ben Van Calster, Kirsten Van Hoorde, Lil Valentin, Antonia C Testa, Daniela Fischerova, Caroline Van Holsbeke, Luca Savelli, Dorella Franchi, Elisabeth Epstein, Jeroen Kaijser, Vanya Van Belle, Artur Czekierdowski, Stefano Guerriero, Robert Fruscio, Chiara Lanzani, Felice Scala, Tom Bourne, Dirk Timmerman,

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To develop a risk prediction model to preoperatively discriminate between benign, borderline, stage I invasive, stage II-IV invasive, and secondary metastatic ovarian tumours.

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2014

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Efficacy of cetuximab in metastatic colon cancer - case report.
 

Author(s): V T Grigorean, A N Ciuhu, G Rahnea Nita, V Strambu, D N Straja, M Popescu, A M Sandu, R A Rahnea Nita

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;109(3):383-9.

 

In recent years, targeted therapies have proved effective in the treatment of colon cancer, but even in these conditions,metastatic disease is generally considered incurable.Cetuximab is approved for the treatment of advanced colorectal cancer patients with KRAS wild-type, in order ...

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2014

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 350 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Using nuclear medicine imaging in clinical practice: update on PET to guide treatment of patients with metastatic breast cancer.
 

Author(s): Amy S Clark, Elizabeth McDonald, M Camilla Lynch, David Mankoff

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 May;28(5):424-30.

 

As we enter the era of personalized medicine, tests that can inform on molecular mechanisms of cancer, and on breast cancer in particular, are in high demand. We currently use DNA- or RNA-based tests of gene expression and/or immunohistochemistry to better characterize a given breast ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2014

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Optimal management of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: highlights from a European Expert Consensus Panel.
 

Author(s): John M Fitzpatrick, Joaquim Bellmunt, Karim Fizazi, Axel Heidenreich, Cora N Sternberg, Bertrand Tombal, Antonio Alcaraz, Amit Bahl, Sergio Bracarda, Giuseppe Di Lorenzo, Eleni Efstathiou, Stephen P Finn, Sophie Fosså, Silke Gillessen, Pirkko-Liisa Kellokumpu-Lehtinen, Frédéric E Lecouvet, Stephane Oudard, Theo M de Reijke, Craig N Robson, Maria De Santis, Bostjan Seruga, Ronald de Wit

Journal: Eur. J. Cancer. 2014 Jun;50(9):1617-27.

 

The exponential growth of novel therapies for the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) over the last decade has created an acute need for education and guidance of clinicians regarding optimal strategies for patient management. A multidisciplinary panel ...

Last Updated: 20 May 2014

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Eruptive nodules of the head and neck: a case report of metastatic prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Gabrielle Brown, Drew Kurtzman, Fangru Lian, James Sligh

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Cutaneous metastasis is an uncommon but well recognized phenomenon occurring as a result of internal malignancy. Cancers most often associated with cutaneous metastasis are melanoma and primary malignancies of the breast and head and neck. Cutaneous metastatic prostate cancer is rare, ...

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Treating Metastatic Cancer With Anti-VEGFR2 Gene Engineered CD8+ Lymphocytes
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Cancer; Metastatic Melanoma; Renal Cancer; Colorectal Cancer; Ovarian Cancer; Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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Last Updated: 26 Sep 2014

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Phase I Intratumoral Pbi-shRNA STMN1 LP in Advanced and/or Metastatic Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Advanced Cancer; Metastatic Cancer; Solid Tumors

 

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2013

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