Lumpectomy Market Size in US Size to Grow by USD 1.08 Bn| Growing incidence of new breast cancer cases to boost market growth| Technavio

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Vendor Insights  The lumpectomy Market in the US is fragmented and the vendors are deploying various organic and inorganic growth strategies to compete in the market.  The growing competition in the market is compelling vendors to adopt various growth strategies such as promotional activities and spending on advertisements to improve […]

Definition, Symptoms, Causes, and Prevention

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Fungating breast cancer involves a skin wound — a fungating or ulcerating lesion. The wound usually occurs on the chest. Any type of breast cancer can become fungating breast cancer. While fungating breast cancer is relatively rare, knowing the symptoms is important so you can ask […]

Mutational Analysis Of BRCA1/BRCA2 Genes in Breast Cancer

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Introduction Breast cancer (BC) represents the most frequent malignancy worldwide and the most lethal in women.1 Over time, the biological features determining BC prognosis and clinical behavior have been extensively investigated and partly elucidated. Indeed, several surrogate markers are currently employed to classify BC into different molecular subtypes. These are […]

Switch maintenance endocrine therapy plus bevacizumab after bevacizumab plus paclitaxel in advanced or metastatic oestrogen receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer (BOOSTER): a randomised, open-label, phase 2 trial

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Background Anticancer treatment regimens typically cause unpleasant side-effects. We aimed to investigate the benefit of switch maintenance endocrine therapy plus bevacizumab after fixed cycles of first-line induction chemotherapy with weekly paclitaxel plus bevacizumab in patients with oestrogen receptor (ER)-positive, HER2-negative advanced or metastatic breast cancer. Methods BOOSTER was a prospective, […]

Cancer Screening: A Review of Guidelines from ACS, USPSTF

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A side-by-side review of cancer screening guidelines from the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) anchored a presentation on cancer screening and barriers that increase health disparities for specific populations. Tracy Wyant, DNP, AOCN, CHPN, GERO-BC, EBP-C, CPPS, senior director of medical content, and […]