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In breast cancer, MRI doesn’t improve treatment

August 17th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 17 (IANS) Relying on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to assess the extent of early breast cancer has not been shown to improve surgical planning, reduce follow-up surgery, or reduce the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

MRI may do early breast cancer patients more harm than good

August 14th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): The use of MRI before surgery to assess the extent of early breast cancer may do more harm than good, according to a new review.The review suggests that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Second lumpectomy cuts womens survival rates by half

October 3rd, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): A new research from University of California, Davis has shown that second lumpectomy a common surgical procedure designed to remove a discrete lump from an affected man ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Radiation therapy may benefit older breast cancer patients

April 12th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): A new study from University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in Philadelphia has revealed that radiation therapy may prove beneficial for older breast cancer patients.The researchers suggest ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |