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Name: needle biopsy
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

‘I was diagnosed with breast cancer two weeks ago’

Derry woman Stephanie McKeever, who now lives in Leeds, was diagnosed with breast cancer just over two weeks ago on 12th August, 2014.And next weekend she will be at home in Derry taking part in the huge charity slide down Shipquay Street in aid of Cancer ... [Published Derry Journal - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Thyroid confusions, Help pls,

Hey guys,I have a few questions about thyroid issues... my blood work says 'normal' (I'll post the few results I have below) but at the Dr appt I went to last month my Dr spent some time palpating my thyroid and sent me for an ultrasound.I picked up some ... [Published HealthBoards - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Does imprint cytology improve the accuracy of transrectal prostate needle biopsy? - Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the accuracy of imprint cytology of core needle biopsy specimens in the diagnosis of prostate cancer.METHODS: Between December 24, 2011 and May 9, 2013, patients with an abnormal DRE and/or serum PSA level of >2.5 ng/mL underwent ... [Published UroToday - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Scrutinizing the Scrub Scam

Ah, the aura of being (like) a doctor. Respect. Notoriety. Admiration. Who isn’t intrigued by it? Who doesn’t want to know a doctor or be near one? Who doesn’t secretly desire to be one? Ben Casey. Dr. Kildare. Marcus Welby, MD. Hawkeye Pierce. Who wouldn’t ... [Published Diagnostic Imaging - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: biopsy, Scam, carcinoma
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Medicare proposed rule: What you need to know

Ray Painter, MD Mark Painter Urologist Ray Painter, MD, is president of Physician Reimbursement Systems, Inc., in Denver and is also publisher of the Urology Coding and Reimbursement Sourcebook. Mark Painter is CEO of PRS Urology SC in Denver.It is ... [Published Urology Times - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Medicare, Prostate, Urology
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Midday Fix: Knowledge is Power author Dr. Dennis Citrin

Dr. Dennis CitrinCancer Treatment Centers of Americawww.cancercenter.comTo purchase a copy of the book:Knowledge Is Power: What Every Woman Should Know about Breast CancerImportant Questions Women Need to AskBefore TreatmentSeek a second opinionAsk for ... [Published WGN-TV - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Breast Cancer: Needle biopsy underused in breast cancer diagnosis, negatively impacting diagnosis and care

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Women's Health Weekly -- Needle biopsy, the standard of care radiological procedure for diagnosing breast cancer, is underused with too many patients undergoing the more invasive, excisional biopsy to detect their ... [Published NewsRX - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Diagnosis issues

Hi All,My Journey started a month ago today.....thought I was having a heart attack and when they xrayed my chest they found a mass. A needle biopsy was done and came back negative. Then I was sent for a PET CT Scan and that showed a nodule 1.3CM in ... [Published HealthBoards - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Forum Post: Germ Cell Tumor Seminoma which started in the Lymph Nodes

A group for anyone affected by testicular cancer to get together, ask questions, share experiences and support each other.Germ Cell Tumor Seminoma which started in the Lymph NodesPosted by ortiz11 on13 Aug 2014 2:26 PMHi everyoneI am posting here because ... [Published Macmillan Cancer Support - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Robot-Assisted Resection of a Left Apical Schwannoma

A 41-year-old female had an abnormal chest x-ray when assessed for a productive cough. A CT scan showed an apical posterior mass on the left side, and a needle biopsy demonstrated schwannoma. An MRI demonstrated no foraminal invasion. This video demonstrates ... [Published CTSNet - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Delayed presentation of cerebellar and spinal cord infarction as a complication of computed ...

IntroductionComputed tomography-guided transthoracic needle biopsy is a common diagnostic procedure that is associated with various complications including pneumothorax, parenchymal hemorrhage, and hemoptysis. A systemic air embolism is a very rare (0.06 ... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: 3-D mammograms may change lives

I am a double mastectomy survivor. The first one was in July 2000 and last one in October 2011. I have lost track of how many mammograms, recalls and needle biopsies I have had, none of which were very comfortable. In July 2000, the mammogram did not ... [Published State Journal-Register - Aug 10 2014]

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"Things moved very quickly and I was back at the hospital for an operation that removed about a foot of my large bowel."
"Ninety percent of dogs treated with chemotherapy go into remission, and most don’t suffer any adverse side effects,” she says. Untreated dogs typically live only four to eight weeks from the time of diagnosis, while the median survival time for treated dogs is about one year."

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Topeka clinic offering 'game-changer' to assess... [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Aug 30 2014]
‘I was diagnosed with breast cancer two weeks ago’ [Published Derry Journal - Aug 29 2014]
Thyroid confusions, Help pls, [Published HealthBoards - Aug 29 2014]
Image IQ: 72 year-old Female, Focal Asymmetry i... [Published Diagnostic Imaging - Aug 28 2014]
Cancer campaign boost for detection rates [Published Glasgow Evening Times - Aug 28 2014]
Does imprint cytology improve the accuracy of t... [Published UroToday - Aug 28 2014]
Cancer-Free in Less Than a Month [Published Shorewood IL Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Scrutinizing the Scrub Scam [Published Diagnostic Imaging - Aug 25 2014]
Medicare proposed rule: What you need to know [Published Urology Times - Aug 25 2014]
Midday Fix: Knowledge is Power author Dr. Denni... [Published WGN-TV - Aug 20 2014]
Breast Cancer: Needle biopsy underused in breas... [Published NewsRX - Aug 19 2014]
Diagnosis issues [Published HealthBoards - Aug 14 2014]
MY WORD: Confused by confusion at JHS [Published Sentinel News - Aug 14 2014]
Critical Gene Altered in Numerous Fibroadenoma ... [Published Lab Medica - Aug 13 2014]
Forum Post: Germ Cell Tumor Seminoma which star... [Published Macmillan Cancer Support - Aug 13 2014]
New analysis reveals tumor weaknesses [Published MIT News feed - Aug 13 2014]
Canine Cancer: Lymphoma [Published DogChannel.com - Aug 13 2014]
New analysis reveals tumor weaknesses [Published EurekAlert! - Aug 12 2014]
Robot-Assisted Resection of a Left Apical Schwa... [Published CTSNet - Aug 12 2014]
Delayed presentation of cerebellar and spinal c... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 11 2014]
An old dog dies -- this time, no one blames the... [Published Consumer Affairs - Aug 11 2014]
Letter: 3-D mammograms may change lives [Published State Journal-Register - Aug 10 2014]
Curing the Body and the Mind with Hypnosis. [Published Pressbox.co.uk - Aug 10 2014]
Genomic Health's (GHDX) CEO Kimberly Popovits o... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 08 2014]
Springfield Hospital offers new procedure [Published Springfield Press - Aug 06 2014]
Aberrantly methylated genes in pancreatic cancer [Published PharmCast - Aug 05 2014]
Photodynamic diagnosis of shed prostate cancer ... [Published BMC - Aug 04 2014]
Photodynamic diagnosis of shed prostate cancer ... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 03 2014]
Cancer survivor says he has new outlook on lif... [Published Princeton Union Eagle - Aug 01 2014]
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Thyroid confusions, Help pls, [Published HealthBoards - Aug 29 2014]
Hey guys,I have a few questions about thyroid issues... my blood work says 'normal' (I'll post the few results I have below) but at the Dr appt I went to last month my Dr spent some time palpating my thyroid and sent me for an ultrasound.I picked up some ...
Diagnosis issues [Published HealthBoards - Aug 14 2014]
Hi All,My Journey started a month ago today.....thought I was having a heart attack and when they xrayed my chest they found a mass. A needle biopsy was done and came back negative. Then I was sent for a PET CT Scan and that showed a nodule 1.3CM in ...
New analysis reveals tumor weaknesses [Published MIT News feed - Aug 13 2014]
Scientists have known for decades that cancer can be caused by genetic mutations, but more recently they have discovered that chemical modifications of a gene can also contribute to cancer. These alterations, known as epigenetic modifications, control ...
Swollen Lymph Nodes - Is it Hodgkins Lymphoma? [Published HealthBoards - Jul 20 2014]
So about a month ago on the right side of my face near the front of my ear (Parotid Salivary Gland) i noticed a rather large lump. This was a month ago but i'll estimate it at as 3CM - quarter sized. I freaked out. Started researching and was convinced ...
Marine runs, rides her way through recovery (Hi... [Published militaryfeed.com - Jul 15 2014]
Mom. Marine. Survivor. Gunnery Sgt. Barbara Brown in Afghanistan prior to her diagnosis. Gunnery Sgt. Barbra Brown joined the Marine Corps in 1994. She spent the next 16 years dedicating her life to her family and the Corps. What she didn’t ...
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