Paraneoplastic syndromes and oncological outcomes in renal cancer

Conclusion: Among the PNS, only Stauffer's syndrome was significantly associated with poor outcome.
Source: Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice - Category: Rural Health Authors: Source Type: research

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This case series demonstrates that cytoreductive surgery for diffused peritoneal metastases from lung cancer can yield improved prognosis and long-term survival.Journal of Medical Case Reports
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Do obese individuals with NAFLD who are"metabolically healthy" (i.e., without diabetes, hypertension or high lipid levels) differ in fibrosis progression versus those with these risk factors?Liver International
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SAN FRANCISCO - A groundskeeper whose $289 million award against Monsanto Co. was ultimately reduced to $78 million in his glyphosate cancer lawsuit filed a brief on Sept. 30 in a California appeals court contending that the court should disregard the attempts of various amici curiae to "inappropriately inject" new arguments and issues into the appeal (DeWayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company, Nos. A155940 and A156706, Calif. App., 1st Dist.).
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SAN FRANCISCO - Monsanto Co. on Sept. 30 filed a brief in California appellate court contending that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has determined that glyphosate, the active ingredient in the herbicide Roundup, is not likely to cause cancer and, therefore, Roundup would be "misbranded" if it included a cancer warning (DeWayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company, Nos. A155940 and A156706, Calif. App, 1st Dist.).
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SAN FRANCISCO - The circuit mediator for the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 4 released from the mediation program two glyphosate cases against Monsanto Co. in which a cancer victim is appealing a district court judge's reduction of his original damages award against the company. Monsanto is cross-appealing the district court's denial of its motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict (JNOV) (Edwin Hardeman v. Monsanto Company, No. 19-16636, 9th Cir.).
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ST. LOUIS - A state court judge in Missouri on Oct. 4 postponed indefinitely a cancer victim's lawsuit against Monsanto Co. related to the herbicide Roundup, which contains the active ingredient glyphosate (Walter Winston v. Monsanto Company, No. 1822-CC00515, Mo. Cir., St. Louis City).
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Lowe's Home Centers LLC in an Oct. 4 answer tells a Florida federal court that it has not violated any laws by selling the herbicide Roundup, which contains the ingredient glyphosate, and it denies that glyphosate-containing products cause cancer (Yvette Helen Biddle v. Lowe's Home Centers LLC, No. 19-81251, S.D. Fla.).
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New guidelines say exercise may help cancer patients live longer, or help you avoid getting cancer in the first place.
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Conclusion: MDCT provides good results in detecting sinus fat, venous invasion and kidney-confined tumors, but evaluation of perinephric fat remains a difficult task, leading to reduced accuracy in T3a staging. PMID: 31607203 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Scand J Urol Source Type: research
HIGH blood pressure can be life-threatening if left untreated. Fortunately, making simple dietary changes can keep the risks at bay. A certain superfood has been shown to lower a person ’s reading.
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