Throat Cancer Treatment

Besides the application of Radiation therapy and Chemotherapy, Cetuximab is one of the many targeted therapies approved for treating throat cancer in certain situations.The most progressive radiation therapy through the application of energetic protons was conceived by Robert R. Wilson in 1946 while the first treatment was performed at Berkeley Radiation Laboratory in 1954 and at Uppsala in Sweden in 1957.The open surgery treatment for throat cancer requires the surgeon to make a long incision through the jaw and throat often causing disfigurement, difficulty in eating, speaking and swallowing.

Besides the application of Radiation therapy and Chemotherapy, Cetuximab is one of the many targeted therapies approved for treating throat cancer in certain situations.The most progressive radiation therapy through the application of energetic proto ... More

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Cancer brain tumor last stage

Brain tumor cancer last stage not able to move on bed surgery & radio therapy done 2 months back plesae suggest what to do

Doubt about cancer

My sister discharge with tinge blood ...its the sign of cancer??? She doesn't regular periods Since forteen age...plz guide

Breast Cancer

4th stage of breast cancer. Patient only takes homeopathic medicine. Patient has a pain in breast, stomach, limbs

Fatigue more than usual.

My LDH levels are 865u/l . A mildly increased TLC WITH LYMPHOCYTISIS 63-70 over past year. No h/o excessive muscle activity nor any muscle injury. Could it be melanoma?

Stage 3A High Grade Endometrial Cancer

What procedures would be recommended to check a patient's response to treatment after they underwent 3 rounds of platinum chemo, and multiple weeks of radiotherapy, before the patient can be declared "clinically in remission"? Patient had TAH before treatment. Pathology report showed peritoneal washings positive. Many thanks

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Current Cancer Profile of India:who Data

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Does Hpv Vaccine Prevent Cervical Cancer?

If you have a teenage girl in your family, chances are strong that their doctor has talked about the HPV (human papilloma virus) vaccine. There have been countless ads by the pharmaceutical company who manufactures it, urging parents to take their young women in for the series of shots. ...

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