Postoperative Identification of Tumor Cells at the Lumpectomy Site of Patients With Early Breast Cancer

Condition:   Breast Cancer Intervention:   Procedure: Aspiration of seroma fluid Sponsor:   Lawson Health Research Institute Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

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This study examined the patterns of prolonged opioid use and the factors associated with higher risk of prolonged opioid use among opioid-naïve working-age patients with early-stage breast cancer. METHODS: Using MarketScan data, the study identified 23,440 opioid-naïve patients who received surgery for breast cancer between January 2000 and December 2014 and filled at least one opioid prescription attributable to surgery. Prolonged opioid use was defined as one or more prescriptions for opioids within 90 to 180 days after surgery and defined extra-prolonged opioid use as one or more opioid prescriptio...
Source: The Oncologist - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Oncologist Source Type: research
If you dread your annual mammogram, you’re not alone. For many women, this breast cancer screening examination can be painful, stressful, and just an overall hassle. You may wonder, are you old enough to give it up? If you’re over age 75, the answer is: maybe or maybe not. The fact is, breast cancer screening isn’t right for all older adults, but there’s no expert consensus on the right age to stop. This is mostly because scientific evidence in this area is lacking, says Dr. Kathryn Rexrode, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and chief of the Division of Women’s Health a...
Source: Harvard Health Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Breast Cancer Healthy Aging Managing your health care Screening Women's Health Source Type: blogs
Primary small cell carcinoma of the breast (SCCB) is a rare tumor subtype comprising
Source: Frontiers in Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Abstract Several factors trigger the development of genetic mutations that are responsible for causing a neoplasm. Medulloblastoma is a malignant and invasive cerebellar neoplasm, that affects children and young adults. Mucinous carcinoma is a special type of breast cancer. Being a special atypical subtype of invasive carcinoma, it most frequently affects women of advanced age and represents 1 to 7% of all breast cancers. The reported case aims to show the rarity of the occurrence of desmoplastic medulloblastoma and mammary mucinous carcinoma in a young patient in a short period of time, in different sites, without direct ...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Conditions:   Breast Cancer Female;   Breast Neoplasms Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: PET CT Sponsor:   University Hospital, Ghent Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Breast Cancer Intervention:   Procedure: Aspiration of seroma fluid Sponsor:   Lawson Health Research Institute Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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