Rectal separation using hydroxypropyl methylcellulose in intracavitary brachytherapy of cervical cancer: an innovative approach.
CONCLUSIONS: Hydrogel instillation is a useful tool for recto-vaginal separation during cervical cancer brachytherapy. It increases therapeutic ratio without any adverse event. PMID: 27895681 [PubMed - in process]
CONCLUSION: The lifetime attributable risk of cancer incidence and mortality due to radiation exposure is not trivial. Therefore efforts should be made to reduce patient doses while maintaining image quality. PMID: 32871427 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
CONCLUSION: LncRNA CASC15 has the potential to become a new therapeutic target or marker for a variety of tumors. PMID: 32962611 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conditions: Malignant Neoplasm; Malignant Neoplasm of Rectum; Malignant Neoplasm of Anus; Malignant Neoplasm of Urinary Bladder; Malignant Neoplasm of Cervix; Malignant Neoplasm of Ovary; Malignant Neoplasm of Prostate; Malignant Neoplasm of Large Intestine; M alignant Neoplasm of Colon; Gynecologic Cancer Intervention: Biological: Capsules containing either dietary fiber or placebo Sponsors: Sahlgrensk...
AbstractObjectivesTetrandrine, a natural bisbenzylisoquinoline alkaloid, possesses promising anticancer activities on diverse tumours. This review provides systematically organized information on cancers of tetrandrinein vivo andin vitro, discuss the related molecular mechanisms and put forward some new insights for the future investigations.Key findingsAnticancer activities of tetrandrine have been reported comprehensively, including lung cancer, colon cancer, bladder cancer, prostate cancer, ovarian cancer, gastric cancer, breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, cervical cancer and liver cancer. The potential molecular mechani...
In this report, a group of experts of the Spanish Society of Medical Oncology (SEOM), the Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM), and Spanish Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SEMNIM) provide an up-to-date review and a consensus guide on these issues. PMID: 32623581 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: We found that 1-in-11 cancer survivors developed a SPC. Given the increasing number of cancer survivors and the importance of SPC as a cause of cancer death, there is a need for increased screening for and prevention of SPC. PMID: 32356175 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Conclusions: Most cancers may be insensitive to social development. Internal factors, including aging, may be a key factor for the occurrence of cancer. PMID: 32462031 [PubMed - in process]