Week of May 22 - 28, 2016


PTCOG 2016

OncoLink coverage of the 55th Annual Conference of the Particle Therapy Co-operative Group in Prague, Czech Republic.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Bladder Cancer

A review of the surgical procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer.

Health Concerns After Bladder Removal and Reconstruction

The alteration in natural anatomy can result in long term concerns for bladder cancer survivors.

All About Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)

Informational about the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy: The Basics

Information about sentinel lymph node biopsy, a procedure that is often used for melanoma and breast cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Anal Cancer

Overview of the surgical procedures used in the treatment of anal cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Splenectomy Due to Cancer

Surgical removal of the spleen is sometimes used in the treatment of lymphomas and leukemias.

Healthy Living After Childhood Cancer

A look at tips for living healthy after cancer.