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Cancer Care

Sep 15, 2003 Issue
Serum Tumor Markers [Article]

Monoclonal antibodies are used to detect serum antigens associated with specific malignancies. These tumor markers are most useful for monitoring response to therapy and detecting early relapse. With the exception of prostate-specific antigen (PSA), tumor markers do not have sufficient sensitivity o...


Jul 1, 2000 Issue
Interventional Radiology in Cancer Patients [Article]

Procedures performed by an interventional radiology specialist are becoming increasingly important in the management of patients with cancer. Although general interventional radiology procedures such as angiography and angioplasty are used in patients with and without cancer, certain procedures are ...


Mar 1, 1999 Issue
When to Consider Radiation Therapy for Your Patient [Article]

Radiation therapy can be an effective treatment modality for both malignant and benign disease. While radiation can be given as primary treatment, it may also be used pre- or postoperatively, with or without other forms of therapy. Radiation therapy is often curative but is sometimes palliative. The...


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