Japanese scientists are developing a URINE TEST to detect breast, bowel and childhood cancers
5 monthes ago - By Daily Mail
The engineering company Hitachi, which developed the technology two years ago, will analyse 250 urine samples for breast, colon and childhood forms of the disease alongside Nagoya University in central Japan.
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Axillary ultrasound imaging found to be inferior for detecting lymph node metastases in breast cancer
5 monthes ago - By News Medical
For patients diagnosed with breast cancer, determining whether cancer cells have spread to the axillary lymph nodes of the armpit is important for guiding treatment decisions. It has been debated whether axillary ultrasound imaging is equally sensitive for detecting axillary metastatic lymph nodes in different subtypes of breast cancer.
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