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Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Surgery

29th April 2010
Neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas is relatively less common as compared to tumors arising from the exocrine pancreas. Surgery is the only therapy that can cure this ailment. It involves finding and removing the primary tumor and all lymph mode metastas... Read >
Author: cornellsurgery

Ascites- What Is Ascites and How It treated

02nd February 2010
Ascites is the abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen, around the intestines and other abdominal organs, contains varying quantities of cells, bacteria, proteins and other substances. What is it? The vast majority of cases of ascites seen in ... Read >
Author: herbalcure30

GIST Disease: A fatal tumor

15th January 2010
A gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST disease) is a highly dangerous disease. It is one of the most common mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. It accounts for around 1-3% of all reported gastrointestinal malignancy cases. It is a cancer of ... Read >
Author: Pankaj Modi

He had cancer of the colon with liver metastases and lived a further 20 years - how is that possible

08th August 2009
Old Bill was a real character. He had been diagnosed with cancer of the colon and liver metastases, given a maximum life expectancy of eight weeks and yet he lived life to the full for a further 20 years. This is very, very unusual, so what made the diffe... Read >
Author: Harriet Denz-Penhey
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