Societies renew call to pull ultrasound contrast warning

The ultrasound community is taking another run at removing the "black box"...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Top 5 trends from RSNA 2018 in Chicago ICUS applauds payment changes for CEUS Drop ultrasound contrast agent warning, society says Contrast ultrasound identifies early cervical cancer Fans of contrast ultrasound celebrate FDA approval
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CONCLUSION: The specific tumor profile in DS warrants an adapted screening program for breast, colon, cervical and testicular neoplasia. PMID: 31605815 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: European Journal of Medical Genetics - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Tags: Eur J Med Genet Source Type: research
Ultrasound (US) imaging has been proved as an excellent diagnostic tool in gynecology and, due to its wide availability and limited cost, is under intense investigation as base for dose adaptation in cervical ...
Source: Radiation Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: We concluded that GNPs could act as a good sensitizing agent in RT+US irradiation and could result in the synergistic effects. PMID: 31559711 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Korean Medical Science - Category: Biomedical Science Tags: J Korean Med Sci Source Type: research
CHICAGO - Women in states where family planning clinics have closed received...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASTRO: Is hormone therapy after prostate surgery needed? 3D printing customizes brachytherapy for cervical cancer Contrast ultrasound identifies early cervical cancer FDG-PET/CT targets metastases in cervical, endometrial cancer Volumetric MR images boost cervical cancer treatment planning
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Conclusions: In the patient group with a high level of pain and anxiety port catheter placement using USG and SCPB, supported by routine sedation, provides better comfort for both patient and surgeon. PMID: 31467534 [PubMed]
Source: Journal of Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: J Oncol Source Type: research
Source: OncoTargets and Therapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: OncoTargets and Therapy Source Type: research
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of antidiabetic and antitumor activities of polysaccharides from Taxus cuspidata branches and leaves (TCBL) and to determine the optimum extraction technology of TCBL using a low-temperature and high-efficiency enzyme and ultrasound-assisted coupled extraction (EUCE) method. Optimal technology parameters were determined as follows: an extraction temperature of 51 °C, an extraction time of 33 min, a ratio of material to liquid of 1:19 (g:mL), and an enzyme concentration of 0.10 mg·mL−1. Under the optimized conditions, the polysaccharide yiel...
Source: Molecules - Category: Chemistry Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
DIFFERENTIATED THYROID CANCER IN PEDIATRIC POPULATION (≤18 YEARS): POSTOPERATIVE TREATMENT WITH RADIOACTIVE IODINE (I-131). Acta Clin Croat. 2019 Mar;58(1):119-127 Authors: Prpić M, Franceschi M, Jukić T, Kust D, Dabelić N, Varjačić T, Lucijanić M, Bolanča A, Kusić Z Abstract The aim is to present data on the treatment and follow-up in a cohort of patients with pediatric thyroid cancer who underwent total thyroidectomy and received postoperative radioactive iodine (I-131) therapy. The study was conducted in a tertiary high-volume thyroid center, in pediatric patients with differentiated thyr...
Source: Acta Clinica Croatica - Category: General Medicine Tags: Acta Clin Croat Source Type: research
The Editors have retracted this article [1] because figure 2 has been substantially duplicated from a previously published article by Chen B et al., 2018 [2]. There is also significant and uncited overlap in t...
Source: Cancer Imaging - Category: Radiology Authors: Tags: Retraction Note Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewFor uterine cervical cancer, the recently revised International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) staging system (2018) incorporates imaging and pathology assessments in its staging. In this review we summarize the reported staging performances of conventional and novel imaging methods and provide an overview of promising novel imaging methods relevant for cervical cancer patient care.Recent FindingsDiagnostic imaging during the primary diagnostic work-up is recommended to better assess tumor extent and metastatic disease and is now reflected in the 2018 FIGO stages 3C1 and 3C2 (positi...
Source: Current Oncology Reports - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
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