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doubling time

for cancer in general, the time it takes for a cell to divide or for a tumor to double in size. Tumors vary in doubling time from 8 to more than 1,000 days. Thus, a cancer may be present for many years before it can be found. Compare to PSA doubling time.

Cancer Glossary

... doubling time Search. for cancer in general, the time it takes for a cell to divide
or for a tumor to double in size. Tumors vary in doubling time from 8 ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

Vaccine Studies Offer Hope for Brain Cancer Patients

... average, the combination more than doubled the time it ... "The possibility of
doubling expected survival ... the regimen appeared to double the expected ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/vaccine-studies-offer-hope-for-brain-cancer-patients

How is chronic lymphocytic leukemia staged?

... microglobulin; Lymphocyte doubling time (the time it takes for the
lymphocyte count to double) of less than 6 months; Increased ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chroniclymphocyticcll/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-lymphocytic-staging

Great American Smokeout: A Time To Quit

... of addiction is strong, but there has never been a better time to quit ... that are
there to counsel you during your journey, and can double your chances ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2008/11/13/great-american-smokeout-a-time-to-quit.aspx

Modified Citrus Pectin

... For capsules, the suggested dose is 800 milligrams (mg) 3 times a day ... Their
PSA doubling time (a measure of how fast PSA goes up) improved in ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/modified-citrus-pectin

Double Dipping on Cancer Risk

... That “double dipping” on risk is what has public ... for high school boys; they were
five times more likely ... to oversee tobacco products for the first time. ...

http://www.cancer.org/myacs/eastern/areahighlights/cancernynj-news-double-dipping

Modified Citrus Pectin

... For capsules, the suggested dose is 800 milligrams (mg) 3 times a day ... Their
PSA doubling time (a measure of how fast PSA goes up) improved in ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/modified-citrus-pectin?sitearea=eto

Types of colostomies

... 4 and 5): When creating a double-barrel colostomy ... person to person and even
from time to time. ... is worn over a transverse colostomy at all times. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/ostomies/colostomyguide/colostomy-types-of-colostomies

Lodging | American Cancer Society

... Select Comfort Sleep Number beds - one double bed and ... Often times, local
community groups will come in ... support person stay with me at a time? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/supportprogramsservices/hopelodge/rochester-mn/rochestermn-staying-with-us

January 2007

... risk of getting lung cancer was doubled compared to ... How many times have
you or someone you know complained about the time you spend in ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2007/01/default.aspx