Purely solid adnexal masses that appear benign may have a low risk of malignancy in asymptomatic postmenopausal women, a recent study suggests.
Walking may confer benefits on the quality of life and severity of symptoms of patients with advanced cancer, a new study reports.
Elevated levels of poly (adenosine diphosphate-ribose) polymerase (PARP) expression is associated with higher risks of triple-negative breast cancer, higher nuclear grades and poorer prognoses in early breast cancers, a new meta-analysis reveals.
Dexamethasone appears to have the strongest association with the development of hiccups among other drugs examined in the Japanese Adverse Drug Event Report, a new study reveals. Moreover, not only are hiccups a side effect of medication, but the onset of these events may be influenced by patient backgrounds.
Obese men with low-risk prostate cancer are highly likely to have unfavourable pathologic features, a recent study suggests.
Folic acid, a cheap, safe and well-tolerated supplement, appears to play a protective role in colorectal cancer (CRC) chemoprevention in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Zinc may have a role in preventing hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), research shows.
Patients who are older and have sepsis appear to have higher 1-year overall cancer- and cardiovascular-specific mortality after colon cancer surgery, a study suggests.
Asporin (ASPN) mRNA expression in the tumour stroma is associated with disease progression in prostate cancer, experts say.
Syndromes affecting bowel health in cancer survivors may occur as late effects of pelvic radiotherapy
Five symptoms that affect bowel health may be attributed to late effects of radiotherapy, new study reports. Studying the underlying causes of these symptoms should simplify the prevention and treatment of a variety of other downstream symptoms.