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Bone Metastasis

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http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/bonemetastasis/index

How is lymphoma of the skin staged?

... T1b: The skin lesion is larger than 5 cm across. ... T2a: All of the skin lesions could
be placed within a circle that is 15 cm (about 6 inches) across. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lymphomaoftheskin/detailedguide/lymphoma-of-the-skin-staging

How is Kaposi sarcoma diagnosed?

... For skin lesions, the doctor will usually perform a punch biopsy, which removes
a tiny round piece of tissue. If the entire lesion is removed, it is ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-diagnosis

Local therapy for Kaposi sarcoma

... a retinoid drug related to vitamin A, is available as a gel (Panretin ® ) that can
be used to treat KS skin lesions. When it is placed on a KS lesion 2 to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-treating-local-therapy

General considerations in the treatment of Kaposi sarcoma

... AIDS drug combinations. In many patients, KS lesions begin to get
smaller as their immune function gets better. In some ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-treating-general-considerations

Kaposi Sarcoma

... that can be used to treat KS skin lesions. When it is placed on a KS lesion
2 to 4 times a day, it makes it get smaller or go away in 1 to 2 months. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003106-pdf.pdf

Should MRIs Be Used To Screen For Breast Cancer?

... also noted that the ability of MRI to predict whether a suspicious lesion seen
on ... the ability of MRI to pick up the high-grade DCIS lesions was much ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/08/09/should-mris-be-used-to-screen-for-breast-cancer.aspx

Radiation therapy for Kaposi sarcoma

... This is the type of radiation therapy used to treat lesions of Kaposi
sarcoma (KS). Radiation therapy is often effective as ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-treating-radiation-therapy

What is Kaposi sarcoma?

... the skin. These affected areas are called lesions. The skin lesions of
KS most often appear on the legs or face. They may ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kaposisarcoma/detailedguide/kaposi-sarcoma-what-is-kaposi-sarcoma

A New Vaccine Holds Promise For Women With VIN

... lesion on the vulva which can actually last for many years.). The problem is
that the treatments for VIN are sometimes unsatisfactory, and the lesions ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/11/04/a-new-vaccine-holds-promise-for-women-with-vin.aspx