New therapies offer hope to cancer patients. Immunotherapy, targeted molecular treatments are cutting edge. Sacramento Bee June 20th UC Davis cancer center is trying new approaches based on genetic mutations. 1,886 more words
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E2F4 biomarker can be predictive of progression of bladder cancer and positive signatures from patients benefit significantly in BCG therapy while negative signatures do not show significant differences
Norris Cotton Cancer Center Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center says that investigators harnessed genomic data to discover that the previously identified E2F4 signature in breast cancer can be utilized to predict prognosis and response to therapy in bladder cancer. 169 more words
All told, I was happy with the results of the latest cancer test. No tumors, no area needing special attention. As always, I worried beforehand. There have been a couple of dozen cystoscopies in three years; only two have ever come back clean, and even after that, the cancer, that nasty, unwanted guest, managed to return. 504 more words
My Dad was diagnosed with vascular dementia in July 2014. He also has inoperable bladder cancer, so he went undiagnosed for a long time because older people with urology problems who dont drink enough display similar symptoms to dementia if they get dehydrated. 936 more words
Persistent symptoms characteristic of urinary tract infection (UTI) that do not improve with time or treatment could indicate bladder cancer.
That’s the simple “take-home message” from a first of its kind study of UTI-like symptoms and bladder cancer, according to lead… 169 more words