Posts in the “New Diagnosis New Diagnosis” category:

Blood Test Accurate in Later Stage Lung Cancer Diagnosis

Posted by Samantha Powell on April 24th, 2014 |

News Headline: Blood Test Accurate in Later Stage Lung Cancer Diagnosis Date: 4/24/14 Outlet Full Name: Cancer Network Author: Dave Levitan http://www.cancernetwork.com/lung-cancer/blood-test-accurate-later-stage-lung-cancer-diagnosis Simple blood tests for cancer diagnosis and post-treatment assessment are getting closer all the time. New research has shown that a new assay for measuring circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) could detect essentially all […]

Blood Clots Common in People With Newly Diagnosed Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 31st, 2014 |

Date: 3/31/14 Outlet Full Name: About.com Author: Lynne Eldridge http://lungcancer.about.com/b/2014/03/31/blood-clots-common-in-people-with-newly-diagnosed-lung-cancer.htm Arriving in perfect time for the end of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Month, a new study reinforces the importance of recognizing, and preventing when possible, blood clots. Blood clots in the legs (deep vein thrombosis (DVTs)) which can break off and travel to the […]

New Lafayette Clinic Focuses on Diagnosis, Early Treatment of Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 16th, 2014 |

Date: 3/16/14 Outlet Full Name: The Advertiser Author: Jessica Goff http://www.theadvertiser.com/article/20140315/BUSINESS/303150011/New-Lafayette-clinic-focuses-diagnosis-early-treatment-lung-cancer The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be more than 24,000 new cancer cases in Louisiana this year. Among those cases, 3,470 will be related to lung cancer, the ACS said. Lung cancer is expected to be the second-most diagnosed disease in Louisiana […]

Cells Appearing Normal May Actually Be Harbingers of Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 7th, 2014 |

Date: 3/7/14 Outlet Full Name: Science Daily Author: No author http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140307111104.htm Seemingly healthy cells may in fact hide clues that lung cancer will later develop, according to a study led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. The research is published online in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Examination […]