Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 5082 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Metastatic Prostate Cancer.
 

Author(s): Oliver Sartor, Johann S de Bono

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 04;378(17):1653-1654.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Pathological tumor regression grade of metastatic tumors in lymph node predicts prognosis in esophageal cancer patients.
 

Author(s): Tomohiro Kadota, Ken Hatogai, Tomonori Yano, Takeo Fujita, Takashi Kojima, Hiroyuki Daiko, Satoshi Fujii

Journal: Cancer Sci.. 2018 Jun;109(6):2046-2055.

 

Tumor regression grade of the primary tumor (TRG-PT) and residual lymph node metastasis have been pathologically determined in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients who had received neoadjuvant chemotherapy (nCT) followed by surgery; however, TRG of the metastatic tumor ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chemo-photothermal therapy combination elicits anti-tumor immunity against advanced metastatic cancer.
 

Author(s): Jutaek Nam, Sejin Son, Lukasz J Ochyl, Rui Kuai, Anna Schwendeman, James J Moon

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Photothermal therapy (PTT) is a promising cancer treatment modality, but PTT generally requires direct access to the source of light irradiation, thus precluding its utility against disseminated, metastatic tumors. Here, we demonstrate that PTT combined with chemotherapy can trigger ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 577 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Targeted agents for patients with advanced/metastatic pancreatic cancer: A protocol for systematic review and network meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Baoshan Di, Bei Pan, Long Ge, Jichun Ma, Yiting Wu, Tiankang Guo

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(13):e0115.

 

Pancreatic cancer (PC) is a devastating malignant tumor. Although surgical resection may offer a good prognosis and prolong survival, approximately 80% patients with PC are always diagnosed as unresectable tumor. National Comprehensive Cancer Network's (NCCN) recommended gemcitabine-based ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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FOLFOX plus anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) monoclonal antibody (mAb) is an effective first-line treatment for patients with RAS-wild left-sided metastatic colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Datian Chen, Li Li, Xiang Zhang, Guangyi Gao, Lili Shen, Jing Hu, Mi Yang, Baorui Liu, Xiaoping Qian

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(10):e0097.

 

The efficacy of oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy combined with anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) monoclonal antibody (mAb) remains controversial in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). This meta-analysis aims to estimate the effect of adding panitumumab or cetuximab to oxaliplatin-based ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radiofrequency ablation for treatment of locally recurrent thyroid cancer presenting as a metastatic lymph node with dense macrocalcification: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Roh-Eul Yoo, Ji-Hoon Kim, Jin Chul Paeng, Young Joo Park

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(9):e0003.

 

Long-term recurrence rate of differentiated thyroid carcinoma has been reported to be as high as 30%. Repeat surgery may be challenging due to normal tissue plane distortion secondary to postoperative fibrosis, especially for small-sized recurrences. Recently, radiofrequency ablation ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2017

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Clinical Sequencing Project for Metastatic Cancer Patients for Personalized Cancer Clinic.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2017

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