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Avastin Plus Chemotherapy Improves Progression-Free Survival in Platinum-Resistant Recurrent Ovarian Cancer (04-9-2014)
The addition of AvastinĀ® (bevacizumab) to standard chemotherapy significantly improved progression-free survival and objective response rate among women with platinum-resistant recurrent ovarian cancer,... Continue Reading

Post-Mastectomy Radiation Beneficial for Cancer That Has Spread to Only a Few Lymph Nodes (04-8-2014)
Women whose breast cancer has spread to just a few lymph nodes are less likely to experience recurrence or die from their disease if they undergo radiation therapy after mastectomy, according to the results... Continue Reading

Updated Guidelines for Sentinel Node Biopsy in Early Stage Breast Cancer (04-2-2014)
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has issued new recommendations for the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with early stage breast cancer. The guidelines were published online... Continue Reading

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