Publication date: 2018-09-15 02:06
Currently, however, in general local control is obtained with wide surgical excision. Neoadjuvant or adjuvant radiation therapy is appropriate in some circumstances where local control is an issue. Chemotherapy is employed for the treatment of systemic disease. Ongoing clinical trials may identify agents that may improve the overall and disease-free survival of patients suffering from this disease.
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Bile duct cancer is a rare type of cancer that forms in the small, tube-like bile ducts. A bile duct is a thin tube that transports bile from the liver and gallbladder to the small intestine. Bile is made in the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and aids in digesting food in the small intestine.
Glomerulonephritis is a disease that causes inflammation of the kidney s tiny filtering units called the glomeruli. Glomerulonephritis may happen suddenly, for example, after a strep throat, and the individual may get well , the disease may develop slowly over several years and it may cause progressive loss of kidney function.
9. Hart RW, Billman JK. A reassessment of uterine neoplasms originally diagnosed as leiomyosarcoma. Cancer 96: 6957, 6978.
Exudate—injury or inflammation of the peritoneum may cause abnormal collection of fluid (called an exudate). Exudates are associated with infections, malignancies, pancreatitis, ruptured gallbladder, or autoimmune disease. Laboratory tests may be performed to determine one of the following conditions:
Conditions: Liver Disease , Kidney Disease , Bleeding Disorders , Autoimmune Diseases , Lupus , Tuberculosis , Pancreatitis
Neuroblastoma is a type of cancer that forms from immature nerve cells. It usually begins in the adrenal glands but may also begin in the abdomen, chest, or in nerve tissue near the spine. Neuroblastoma most often occurs in children than 5 years of age. It is thought to begin before birth. It is usually found when the tumor begins to grow and cause signs or symptoms.
Guidelines from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) suggest that adjuvant RT can be considered for all women with resected stage I or stage II ULMS. For stage III ULMS with positive lymph nodes, the NCCN recommends consideration of adjuvant chemotherapy and pelvic RT, vaginal brachytherapy, and/or adjuvant chemotherapy. 87