Articles on cancer – Page 2

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Oncology

SECOND OPINION IN ONCOLOGY

Marina Virko  5 minutes
SECOND OPINION IN ONCOLOGY

Second opinion in oncological diseases: when is it necessary, how to get it, what should be done after the consultation?

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Oncology

Male breast cancer

Oleg Gluz  Reviews — 6
Male breast cancer

Do men really get breast cancer?  The expert answer is yes, although it is rather rare. The problem is that such a tumor is considered a typically female disease. Therefore, in representatives of the other sex, the disease is often diagnosed relatively late, and this can affect the chances of cure. Therapy is generally based on the same guidelines that are currently used for breast carcinoma in women; yet, there are some specifics.

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Oncology

High diagnostic error rate in cancer dermatopathology

Marina Virko  Reviews — 2
High diagnostic error rate in cancer dermatopathology

The rate of diagnostic errors in presumptive malignant tumors reaches more than 10%. Revision analysis makes it possible to avoid this.

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