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An Inside Look at Rectal Cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert to include the liver and the lungs.) The stages of rectal cancer are as follows: Stage I: The tumor... cancer includes stages I-III. Metastatic rectal cancer is stage IV. The goals of treating localized...
The relevance of clinical stage in diagnosis of localized prostate cancer today by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor had to have been diagnosed with localized prostate cancer (clinical stage T1 or T2) and treated by radical prostatectomy... “stage shift” over the past 20 years, and that in general today’s prostate cancer patient...
Accuracy and relevance of clinical stage in diagnosis and prognosis of localized prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor (to be published in Cancer this week), clinical staging errors may at least in part underlie the fact that the researchers were unable to demonstrate a clear link between clinical stage and risk for prostate cancer...
Less well established forms of treatment for early stage (localized) prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor for early stage (localized) disease. The two other important forms of treatment currently available as therapies for early stage prostate cancer are cryotherapy and high-intensity focused ultrasound...
hi, my dad past away on jan.16,2008.  he had pancreatic cancer. he went through alot he had surgery, radiation, and chemo.  he was diagnosed on april 08.  when they told us that his cancer...
Colorectal Cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert without surgery so they will never develop into cancer. And if colorectal cancer is diagnosed in its early stages... Colorectal Cancer FAP HNPCC Laparoscopic Surgery Polyps...
Novel Lung Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise In Fighting Early-Stage Lung Cancer by COPDsurvivor Patient Expert investigator of the study at Rush. “In a trial of early-stage lung cancer patients whose tumors expressed... with early-stage lung cancer, but approximately 50 percent of patients who have surgery ultimately die...
New Treatments for Colorectal Cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert the standard treatment for people in the earlier stages of colorectal cancer. In recent years, minimally... also found that for rectal cancer, laparoscopic surgery has not been shown to be as effective as open surgery. Hoff points...
Clinical staging by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor Introduction All cancers have “staging systems” that physicians use to describe the extent of the cancer or the degree to which it has progressed. These staging systems have changed over the years...
Latest cancer statistics encouraging by Scott Keith Patient Expert discover prostate cancer in its earliest stages. Men and women avoid colonoscopies. These tests probe the colon... Throughout this blog, I have tried to emphasize the importance of getting screened for cancer...

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Diagnosis ... your doctor. Using lubricated gloves your doctor will conduct a rectal examination. If a malignant tumor (cancerous growth) is l ... » Read on
Treatment ... Radiation therapy is more typically used to treat rectal tumors. It involves using high energy beams of radiation ... » Read on