National CancerInstitute Services This is only one of many free booklets for people with cancer. You may want more information for yourself, your family, and your doctor.
About This Booklet This National Cancer Institute (NCI) booklet is about cancer * that begins in the lung . It tells about diagnosis, staging, treatment, and comfort care .
Executive Summary A n estimated 26,800 women were diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1997, and an estimated 14,200 women died from ovarian cancer in 1997.
CANCER CENTERS Cancer Centers serves as a resource to bring together a highly trained group of scientists and physicians; patients and their families; and financial and other resources to combat cancer.
C O MM ENT A RY COMMENTARY Cancer Risk Prediction Models: A Workshop on Development, Evaluation, and Application Andrew N. Freedman , Daniela Seminara, Mitchell H. Gail, Patricia Hartge,
Anti-cancer potential of cannabis and cannabinoids Recent scientific advances in the study of cannabinoid receptors and endocannabinoids have produced exciting new leads in the search for anti-cancer treatments.
Pancreatic Cancer What is cancer? The body is made up of trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide, and die in an orderly fashion.
Breast Cancer What is cancer? The body is made up of trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide, and die in an orderly fashion.
Trends in Breast Cancer in Younger Women in Contrast to Older Women Benjamin F. Hankey, Barry Miller, Rochelle Curtis, Carol Kosary* Using data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program and the National Center for Health Statistics, trends in female breast cancer rates ...
XII 149 National Cancer Institute SEER Pediatric Monograph CANCER AMONG INFANTS HIGHLIGHTS Incidence ⇔ The age of peak cancer incidence among children occurred during the first year of life (Figure XII.1). ⇔ Malignancies of infancy represented 10% of all cancer that was diagnosed among ...