Week of May 29 - June 4, 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 Gallbladder Cancer

Overview of the surgical procedures used in the treatment of gall bladder cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Gastric Cancer

Overview of the surgical procedures used for gastric cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Esophageal Cancer

Review of the surgical procedures used to treat esophageal cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Malignant Melanoma of the Skin

Overview of surgical procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

Overview of surgical procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of non melanoma skin cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Lung Cancer

Overview of surgical procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.

Surgical Procedures: Cholecystectomy

Information about removal of the gall bladder and recovery from this procedure.

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

Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Bladder Cancer

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

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: 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.