Hematology/Oncology Information Center
A variety of non-hormone options and therapies are available for treatment of estrogen-depletion symptoms and clinical problems after a diagnosis of breast cancer.
Thousands of US lives would be saved each year if women received annual mammograms starting at age 40.
Vitamin B supplements are not chemopreventive and may increase cancer risk in men.
Features of hematoma can often be confused with those of melanoma.
Just as in nutrition, there are certified aromatherapists who can assist providers in helping their patients use essential oils safely.
A young boy's complaint of a tender mass on his left thigh is diagnosed as osteosarcoma.
A woman who is in generally good health presents with a visibly enlarged abdomen with left-sided dominance and increased pelvic pressure that had worsened.
A recent cohort study evaluated the risk of developing Alzheimer dementia after ADT in 16,888 men with prostate cancer, 14.2% of whom were treated with ADT.
A transurethral resection of bladder tumor allows examination and determination of histology, depth of invasion, and involvement beyond the bladder.
Cases of prostate biopsies resulting in the spread of cancerous cells are rare.
NPs and PAs involved with oncology teams should support multimodal prehabilitation for cancer patients to help ease the transition to oncology.
The number of neutrophils and lymphocytes in a blood count can determine if a condition is viral or bacterial.
Even if they are not cost-effective, routine ultrasounds for women with dense breasts are still important.
A simple way to achieve oral cryotherapy to immediately relieve acutely painful symptoms.