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Risk of Secondary Primary Cancer Varies With Lymphoma Stage

The risk of secondary primary malignancies varies based on stage of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma at diagnosis, according to a study published online Sept. 11 in Cancer.

American Society for Radiation Oncology, Sept. 15-18

The 61st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology The annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology was held from Sept. 15 to 18 in Chicago […]

11 Percent of Cancers Detected Via Emergency Department Visit

About 11 percent of cancers are diagnosed following an emergency department visit, according to a study presented at the 12th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, held from Sept. 20 to 23 in San Francisco.

Bone Health Management Key in Childhood Cancer Survivors

As part of a literature review, published in the June issue of the Annals of Oncology, recommendations are presented for the management of bone health in survivors of childhood cancer.