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Cancer (oncology)

Treatment of endometrial cancer of the uterus: chemotherapy, recommendations after surgery

If endometrial cancer is detected at an early stage of development, it is most often resorted to a surgical stopping of the disease process, with the further appointment of radiation treatment (sometimes in combination with brachytherapy).

Endometrial cancer of the uterus: signs, ultrasound diagnosis, prognosis

According to statistics, about 4.5% of patients with postmenopausal bleeding are diagnosed with uterine cancer.

Hyperplastic polyp: causes, symptoms, treatment

Since the overgrown cells have a normal structure (they do not exude from ordinary epithelial cells), hyperplastic polyps are related to benign forms.

Cancer of Pankosta

Professor of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania (USA) Henry Pancost, who described this neoplasm in the first third of the last century, identified it as an apical (apical) tumor of the lung.

Subungual melanoma: how it looks, treatment

Cancer diseases - one of the greatest problems of mankind, which every year becomes more urgent. A tumor can appear anywhere in the human body and spread to large areas through metastasis. 

Hypoechoic formation

Instrumental diagnostics by ultrasound scanning (ultrasound), also called ultrasonography, can detect areas with different acoustic densities in the internal organs and cavities - hyperechoic or hypoechoic formation.

Paraneoplastic syndrome

The main cause of the appearance of paraneoplastic syndrome is the active state of the cancerous tumor, as well as the formation of the body's response to this active state.

HeLa cells

Almost all scientific research in molecular biology, pharmacology, virology, genetics since the beginning of the XX century used samples of primary living cells that were obtained from a living organism and cultured by various biochemical methods