Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 4833 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

When to Combine Endocrine Therapy With a New Agent for Hormone Receptor-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women.
 

Author(s): Andrew D Seidman

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Mar;30(3):224-8.

 

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2016

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Metastatic HER2-Positive Breast Cancer: Tailoring Treatment Un-'TIL' We Get It Right...
 

Author(s): Rachel C Jankowitz, Priya Rastogi

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Feb;30(2):156, 158-9.

 

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2016

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Trends in Metastatic Breast and Prostate Cancer.
 

Author(s): H Gilbert Welch, David H Gorski, Peter C Albertsen

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 Feb;374(6):596.

 

Last Updated: 11 Feb 2016

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 466 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Management of Metastatic HER2-Positive Breast Cancer: Where Are We and Where Do We Go From Here?
 

Author(s): Cesar Augusto Santa-Maria, Lauren Nye, Martin B Mutonga, Sarika Jain, William J Gradishar

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Feb;30(2):148-55.

 

Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)/neu-positive breast cancer has changed from being an aggressive disease with a poor prognosis to a disease that is highly treatable, with prolonged survival possible even in patients with metastatic disease. A better understanding of ...

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2016

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Neoadjuvant Treatment for Surgically Resectable Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
 

Author(s): Marwan Al-Hajeili, John L Marshall, Brandon G Smaglo

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Jan;30(1):10-6.

 

The curative surgical resection of metastatic disease in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer with a limited tumor burden is standard of care. However, the role for neoadjuvant medical therapy and the ideal composition of that therapy are not established. Several neoadjuvant medical ...

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2016

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Upfront Chemotherapy for Metastatic Prostate Cancer.
 

Author(s): Elaine T Lam, Thomas W Flaig

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2015 Dec;29(12):.

 

Traditionally, androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) has been the standard initial treatment for metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (mHSPC), with chemotherapy utilized in the castration-resistant setting. Data reported from three recent clinical trials shed new light on the ...

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2015

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Last Updated: 14 Oct 2015

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Last Updated: 22 Apr 2016

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Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) for Multiple CNS Mets
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Cancer; Brain Metastases

 

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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