benign disease

Estrogen alone can cut risk of breast cancer

December 10th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) utilizing estrogen alone helps in reducing breast cancer risk."Our analysis suggests that, contrary to previous thinking, there is ... Read more...

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Hysterectomies should be performed ‘vaginally or laparoscopically’

November 8th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): The AAGL, a medical specialty society of over 5,000 gynecologic surgeons has advised that most hysterectomies, which are performed to treat benign disorders of the pelvis, should be ... Read more...

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New marker to detect prostate cancer identified

March 26th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Sarcosine, an N-methyl derivative of the amino acid glycine, can distinguish between slow-growing prostate cancers and those likely to spread and become lethal, playing a major role in ... Read more...

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Estrogen therapy boosts risk of benign breast disease

April 9th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Postmenopausal women taking estrogen therapy are increasing their risk of developing specific types of benign breast disease, says a new study.Women who take conjugated equine estrogen, a ... Read more...

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