RENAL nephrometry score may help predict which patients are suitable for nephron-sparing surgery
For most children with renal masses, the standard of care has long been to remove the entire affected kidney- which is the protocol for Wilms tumor, the most common kidney...
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Cancer registry offers a better understanding of ovarian granulosa cell tumors
Examination of Japanese cases of gynecological cancer offers a better understanding of the profile of a rare ovarian tumor and could change treatment guidelines.
2 days ago - News Medical
Changes over time in inflammatory and structural lesions at the sacroiliac joint in children with spondyloarthritis exposed and unexposed to tumor necrosis factor inhibitor
The objective of this work was to describe magnetic resonance imaging changes over time in inflammatory and structural lesions at the sacroiliac joint in children with...
3 days ago - Pediatric Rheumatology
Adding single type of bacteria to gut microbiome boosted anti-tumor immunity in mice
Bacterium common in the mouse gut microbiome can charge up the immune system to fight cancer cells in the colon.
3 days ago - ScienceDaily
Pre-Operative Lumbar Drain Placement: A Technique for Minimizing Ischemic Spinal Cord Injury During Neuroblastoma Resection
Neuroblastoma is the most common extracranial solid tumor in children with roughly 700 new cases diagnosed yearly. Ischemic injury to the spinal cord is an uncommon but...
3 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Modulating the composition of bacterial populations in the colon could enhance anti-tumor immunity
A bacterium common in the mouse gut microbiome can charge up the immune system to fight cancer cells in the colon, researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of...
3 days ago - News Medical
Penn researchers illuminate key molecular details of T-cell exhaustion process
Specially engineered immune cells called CAR T cells have proven themselves to be a powerful weapon against blood cancers, but against solid tumors they are much less...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Project aims to improve cancer cell therapies through gene expression profiling
Tumor gene expression profiles have become standard practice to help guide treatment of several cancer types. This type of molecular analysis has proven useful for determining...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Magnetic resonance imaging and artificial intelligence can detect early signs of tumor cell death after novel therapy
A recent study demonstrates that magnetic resonance imaging and artificial intelligence can be used to detect early signs of tumor cell death in response to a novel virus-based...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily
Female sex not linked to HF after treatment with anthracyclines
Researchers found no association between female sex and HF in adult patients treated with anthracyclines for non-hormone-dependent tumors, according to a presentation from the...
5 days ago - Healio
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Campaigners call on Perth councils to end ‘vaccine status segregation'
Mayors and councillors across the state are in the line of sight of anti-vaxxer and pro-choice campaigners who have set up a coordinated group to protest impending workforce...
Drake withdraws himself from competition for 2022 Grammy Awards
The chart-topping rapper and singer's withdrawal is just the latest problem for the embattled awards.
Antipsychotic drugs associated with increase in risk of breast cancer
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that many commonly prescribed antipsychotic medications are associated with a significant...
Researchers discover clearest evidence to date of how memories form
In a discovery that could one day benefit people suffering from traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer's disease, and schizophrenia, UT Southwestern researchers have identified the...
DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions
DR MARTIN SCURR: A healthy testosterone level is 10 nmol/l to 30 nmol/l (nanomoles of testosterone per litre of blood).
Give the gift of good health this Christmas: The festive presents that show...
These earbuds deliver sounds to help induce sleep while also blocking out intrusive noises such as a snoring partner or the road outside that may disturb you during the night.
Study highlights how telehealth can facilitate treatment for people with...
The majority of individuals with opioid use disorder face access barriers to evidence-based treatment.
Paprika Smashed Potatoes
These smashed potatoes, seasoned with paprika, garlic powder, and black pepper, are tender on the inside and crisp on the outside - a delicious side dish for any meal. Paprika...
Man found guilty of murdering former partner in front of their children
Noeline Dalzell was fatally stabbed by her ex-partner James Fairhall as their children tried to protect her.
Inquest hears details of Hannah Clarke's haunting last words
Hannah's last words were also revealed during a pre-inquest hearing on Tuesday, ahead of a full coronial inquiry next year.