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Examples of Surgical Procedures [4.4]

Examples of Surgical Procedures 

Writer and Curator: Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP 

It is not possible to discuss surgical procedures without a firsthand knowledge of the principles of surgical, radiation and medical oncology and the current interdisciplinary approach to the care of the patient with cancer with respect to the type of cancer, the stage, the patient health status, the preoperative preparation, the assessment of treatment for cure or of palliation, and the postoperative plan for management of the patient. 7,793 more words

CANCER BIOLOGY & Innovations In Cancer Therapy

Incidental Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer Considerations Before Determining Management

The worldwide incidence of thyroid cancer is increasing substantially, almost exclusively attributable to small papillary thyroid cancers. Increased use of diagnostic imaging is considered the most likely explanation for this reported rise, but other factors may also be contributing. 230 more words

ONCOLOGY

It's getting dark in here!

I have a terrible sense of humor… Well, I enjoy it, the majority of my friends seem to enjoy it, but other people can be put off by it. 594 more words

It Pays to Work Hard

I’ve missed A LOT of work the last six months from my all my surgeries and doctors appointments and of course, being sick. So I’ve barely been making it financially. 212 more words

Health

Elder Scott released from hospital; Elder Perry continues treatment for thyroid cancer

SALT LAKE CITY — Elder Richard G. Scott, an apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has been released from the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being hospitalized for gastrointestinal bleeding. 115 more words

News

Carrot Hummus (LID)

I let my 5 year old pull the remainder of the carrots in the garden to make room for something else. I decided to use them to make carrot hummus. 221 more words

Thyroid Cancer

To my sister...

Almost a year ago today, I found out my sister had cancer. Today as she sits waiting for her year checkup I ask all my readers to pray. 363 more words

Faith