Pa. state Rep. Tony DeLuca took to the House floor to speak on a resolution designating August as Kidney Cancer Month in Pennsylvania. DeLuca, a cancer survivor, talked about how cancer impacts everyone's life in Pennsylvania. More at http://www.pahouse.com/DeLuca
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses how immunotherapies are being integrated into the treatment of renal cell cancer.
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According to a new study, surgeons at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have been able to identify and remove cancerous nodules by making the cancerous tissue glow. The study involved the use of a near-infrared contrast agent, which makes tumor cells glow. Researchers combined PET imaging and IMI in 50 patients having surgery to remove lung nodules. Using this method, doctors have been able to identify as much as 91% of nodules, identifying some that were not previously undetected with just a PET scan alone. https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2017/07/28/Surgeons-use-glowing-tumor-technology-to-remove-hidden-cancer/5421501261071/ http://www.wochit.com This video was produced by YT Wochit News using http://wochit.com
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, tells us how cabozantinib is being integrated into the treatment of previously untreated, advanced renal cell cancer patients.
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My specialty in our practice and my research interest is minimally invasive surgery for cancers of the prostate, kidney, bladder and testis. In addition to general urology training, I have completed a sub-specialty training in laparoscopic and robotic surgery. I would specifically would like to call your attention to a laparoscopic partial nephrectomy as well as needle-ablation techniques for the treatment of kidney cancer. Using these techniques I am able to treat the cancer without removing the entire kidney, thus preserving the long term kidney function and avoiding the need for dialysis or transplantation. These new procedures are associated with minimal pain and often do not require admission to the hospital at all. However, these surgeries are technically very complex and therefore are only available in a few university medical centers around the country. For more Information contact Bryn Mawr Urology Group 610.525.6580 http://www.BrynMawrUrology.com
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A leading Urologist from Tijuana, Mexico talks about kidney cancer and its treatments in this video. Many individuals opt for Partial Nephrectomy in Tijuana as an effective treatment to cure kidney cancer without removing it completely. It is a laparoscopic surgery of kidney that entails minimum bruises and pain. For more information and FREE Quote log on to www.mexicohealth.com
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Visit http://www.TryKangenNow.com or Jason @ 646-620-6896 to learn more about our Affordable Financing Options Free Next Day Delivery and Installation in New York (Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Brooklyn, Long Island) Free Installation in Tri-State Area (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania) Seven Day Shipping anywhere in the continental United States Friend me on the following Social Media Sites: Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/jasonverdera Youtube -http://www.youtube.com/user/jasonverdera Linked In -- http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jason-verdera/8b/3b9/73 Pinterest - http://www.pinterest.com/jasonverdera/ Instagram - http://instagram.com/jasonverdera Twitter - http://twitter.com/JasonVerdera Kangen Water Homesite - http://www.TryKangenNow.com http://www.buykangenwaterdistributor.com http://www.buykangenwaterdistributor.net Brain Tumor and Lung Cancer Kangen Water Testimonial
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I'm attorney John Gismondi, founder of Gismondi & Associates. We are lawyers who represent families in Pittsburgh and throughout Pennsylvania who have been injured or lost loved ones because of a medical professional's failure to diagnose colon cancer. A powerful lawsuit can provide full and complete compensation for you, and it can also send a strong message that will help to prevent some other person from being injured by a similar mistake or accident.
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The Penn State Chapter becomes the first Uplifting Athletes Chapter to reach $1 million raised with its 2014 fundraising total of $151,990. The check presentation took places after the third quarter of the Ohio State vs. Penn State game.
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Dr. Zeltser received his bachelor's of science degree, Suma Cum Laude, from Brooklyn College and his medical degree with Distinction in Research from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine. He completed both his general surgery and urology residencies at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He then completed a Fellowship in Minimally Invasive/Robotic Urologic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, where he also served as Instructor in Urology. Currently Dr. Zeltser serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Zeltser has an extensive experience in both "pure" laparoscopic and robotic (da Vinci) radical prostatectomies for prostate cancer as well as minimally invasive approaches to the treatment of kidney, bladder and testicular cancer. Dr. Zeltser is among an elite group of physicians nationwide and the only one in the Philadelphia region performing Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection, a safe and effective way to treat testicular cancer with decreased pain and faster recovery when compared to traditional surgical procedures. Dr. Zeltser's main clinical and research interests are in Endourology and the minimally invasive approaches to the treatment of kidney cancer and he has published numerous articles, abstracts and book chapters in the field of minimally invasive urology. Dr. Zeltser and colleagues reported the first ever single port scarless laparoscopic kidney removal. Dr. Zeltser is an active member of the American Urological Association, the Endourological Society and the American Medical Association. Dr. Zeltser is fluent in Russian. For more Information contact Bryn Mawr Urology Group 610.525.6580 http://www.BrynMawrUrology.com
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, shares the latest thinking regarding TKIs in the treatment of renal cell cancer.
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In rural Nepal, an entire village shares a secret. Every family here has at least one member who has sold their kidney to traffickers. Each year, international organ trafficking gangs convince these poor people to give up a kidney. Sometimes the donors get paid for it, sometimes they don't. But the cost to their health can be devastating. Most of their kidneys end up in India, often in Kolkata, which has been nicknamed "The Great Kidney Bazaar". 101 East travels the kidney trafficking route, talking to the donors, police, brokers and doctors involved in this bloody black market. More from 101 East on: YouTube - http://aje.io/101eastYouTube Facebook - http://facebook.com/101east Twitter - http://twitter.com/aj101east Instagram - http://instagram.com/aj101east Website - http://aljazeera.com/101east
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Joshua Bauml, MD, assistant professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, discusses combinations with immunotherapy for patients with head and neck cancer.
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Naomi B. Haas, MD of University of Pennsylvania presented "Experiences from the Bench to Bedside in Kidney Cancer". For more Winship Grand Rounds, visit https://winshipcancer.emory.edu/grand-rounds
Deepak Sudheendra, M.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology & Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, talks about tumor-directed treatment without incisions.
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Researchers at Penn Medicine, the Abramson Cancer Center and their partners at are conducting clinical trials that re-program t-cells to target and attack cancer.
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Naomi B. Haas, MD, director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses results of 2 ongoing clinical trials looking at adjuvant therapy options in renal cell carcinoma (RCC).
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President Trump visits first lady in hospital as she recovers from Kidney surgery; Kristin Fisher reports from Walter Reed Medical Center. FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre. Subscribe to Fox News! https://www.youtube.com/user/FoxNewsChannel Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ Watch full episodes of your favorite shows The Five: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-five/ Special Report with Bret Baier: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-special-report/ The Story with Martha Maccallum: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-story-with-martha-maccallum/ Tucker Carlson Tonight http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-tucker-carlson-tonight/ Hannity http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-hannity/ The Ingraham Angle: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-ingraham-angle/ Fox News @ Night: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-fox-news-night/ Follow Fox News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FoxNews/ Follow Fox News on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FoxNews/ Follow Fox News on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/foxnews/
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Dr. Ajuria completed his medical training at Temple University, graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and his Fellowship in Nephrology at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology and co-authored two chapters in Nephrology and Hematology textbooks on "Hemodialysis Membrane Compatibility" and "The Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease". Dr. Ajuria is currently Chief of Nephrology at Holy Cross Hospital. Dr. Ajuria's special areas of interest include: anemia of kidney failure, HIV infection and kidney disease, renal complications of inflammatory bowel disease, chronic kidney disease, acute kidney failure due to drug toxicity, and management of complicated hypertension. Dr. Ajuria is a native of Miami. He studied classical piano for 14 years including studies at the Eastman School of Music while obtaining an undergraduate degree at the University of Rochester in upstate New York. Dr. Ajuria has given several talks for the community and nursing staff at Holy Cross Hospital on Kidney Diseases as well as teaching fourth year medical students from Nova Southeastern Medical School. Among his numerous awards are consistently being named "Top Doctor" in Nephrology. He was also recently recognized as a "Top Performer" among "Best Doctors" by the U.S. News and World Report.
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Richard Dey was given just months to live after his melanoma cancer returned. His oncologist told him his only hope was a clinical trial. Research online revealed the trial was available at two locations in Pennsylvania. After meeting hematology oncologist Suresh Nair, MD, at Lehigh Valley Health Network, Richard began treatments with two immunotherapy medications and is now in remission. Lehigh Valley Health Network Cancer Institute is proud to be part of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance, an initiative to improve the quality of care and outcomes for patients with cancer in community health settings. Learn more about our clinical trials and partnership with the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance at LVHN.org/msk.
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, elaborates on what clinical evidence tells us about the adjuvant treatment of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) patients.
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, describes how patient characteristics play a role in selecting one agent over another when sequencing for metastatic RCC patients.
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A brief overview of the Ninth Annual American Association for Cancer Research meeting in Philadelphia. This is billed as "The world's most comprehensive transdisciplinary cancer prevention meeting." Kidney Cancer Association CEO Bill Bro reports from the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
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Dr. Haas, Director, Prostate and Kidney Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the optimal sequencing of agents in the treatment landscape for metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC).
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Watch an interview with Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD (Hon), Chief of Urology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Founder's Professor of Urology, and the Chief of the Division of Urology at Penn Medicine. "Innovation has always been one of the strong suits here at Penn, and in urology we endeavor to translate innovative techniques into common clinical practice." "I see patients mostly with urologic cancer, that is carcinoma of the prostate, it's probably the most common thing I see. Every patient should get the benefit of the expertise of the institutions. So if you put together the expertise of the 15 people, we truly cover every single area in adult urology with someone who is truly an expert and specifically trained in that area as well as the other areas of adult urology." "We now have four fully-trained robotic surgeons on staff, and each of the three hospitals; Pennsylvania Hospital, Presbyterian Penn Medical Center and the Hospital, the University of Pennsylvania, has trained robotics surgeons there that can do cancer robotic surgery on prostate, on bladder, on kidney." "We like to think of ourselves as an organ preservation center where we can, so in other words, kidney-sparing operations for kidney cancer, bladder-sparing operations and protocols for bladder cancer, obviously, the application of proton therapy to prostate cancer, a huge innovation; the largest proton treatment center in the world right across the street there, you know, just waiting to accept prostate cancer patients who are applicable for that and who want that therapy over others." "We're constantly trying to apply what has been proven to be applicable, successful, effective, have minimal risks to our patients, not just with cancer but with every other malady that we treat. If something is new and exciting, if it has backup to show that it's effective, then we'll apply it in our patients. We'll be the first in the area to do that, always." "I'm Alan Wein. I'm the Chief of Urology here at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Founder's Professor of Urology, and the Chief of the Division of Urology at Penn Medicine." Learn more about Dr. Wein: http://www.pennmedicine.org/Wagform/MainPage.aspx?config=provider&P=PP&ID=1852 To learn more, visit http://www.pennmedicine.org/urology
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Researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania reported men with prostate cancer going through radiation therapy can benefit from yoga. They found that general quality of life and side effects were stable throughout radiation therapy while participating in yoga. The side effects remaining stable include fatigue, sexual health and urinary incontinence. Fatigue from cancer is very different from everyday fatigue. Everyday fatigue can usually be solved with rest, however cancer-related fatigue has been reported to lower the patients’ quality of life even more so than pain. Sixty to 90 percent of patients undergoing radiation report having fatigue. Erectile dysfunction is another common symptom reported by 21 to 85 percent of patients. Yoga in prostate cancer patients has been shown to strengthen pelvic floor muscles, increase blood flow and reduce fatigue. Seventy two percent of people practicing yoga are female and 18 percent are over the age 55, while the median age of diagnosis for prostate cancer is 66. ------------------------------------------ Subscribe to our channel: http://read.ht/fLZ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/htTweets Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hindustantimes Watch more videos at: http://www.hindustantimes.com/video hindustantimes.com © 2015
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To find a surgeon in Pittsburgh check the physician locator on www.davincisurgery.com da Vinci Surgical System used for precise minimally invasive surgery.
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Clinical Trial Cancer Patient, Patty Talks about her Experience at the Regional Cancer Center in Erie, PA. We can do more for patients like Patty with donations to our center. Please consider making a donation to RCC Foundation on August 11th, 2015 at http://www.eriegives.org/
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Watch an interview with David I. Lee, MD, the Chief of Urology at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Assistant Professor of Urology at Penn Medicine. "My specialty is urology, but within urology I have a very narrow focus, which is minimally invasive prostate cancer surgery. And so I was lucky enough to be on the forefront of the experience with this technique and technology of robotic assistance surgery." "I've done over 2,200 of these robotic processes, technically operations, to date. This is one of the biggest experiences in the world with this procedure, and by far, the biggest experience in the local Philadelphia area." "Experience really sets us apart at Penn Medicine. I think that's the benefit to the patient, where we have clinicians who are very experienced at providing minimally invasive surgery for prostate cancer, for bladder cancer, for kidney cancer." "What gives me the most satisfaction after having done all of these operations is the very smooth course that most of the patients go through. The patients very often comment to me that they had zero pain going through the whole procedure. I still find that very difficult to believe sometimes, but I've had so many patients tell me that, that I really do believe it now." "I'm David Lee. I'm Chief of Urology at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Assistant Professor of Urology at Penn Medicine." Learn more about Dr. Lee: http://www.pennmedicine.org/Wagform/MainPage.aspx?config=provider&P=PP&ID=9776 To learn more, visit http://www.pennmedicine.org/urology
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Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine have found that yoga may help alleviate negative side effects of prostate cancer treatment. The phase II trial was designed to measure potential therapeutic effects of yoga on fatigue, erectile dysfunction, urinary incontinence and overall quality of life in patients undergoing external beam radiation therapy for prostate cancer. Between October 2014 and January 2016, 50 prostate cancer patients who underwent between six and nine weeks of radiation were split into two groups, one practicing yoga and the other not. "At their baseline, before patients started treatment, patients in both groups were on the lower end of the scale, meaning they reported lower amounts of fatigue," Dr. Neha Vapiwala, associate professor of Radiation Oncology at Perelman, said in a press release. "But as treatment went on, we observed a difference in the two groups." "Levels of patient-reported fatigue are expected to increase by around the fourth or fifth week of a typical treatment course, but that did not happen in the yoga group," he said, adding that "both the severity of the fatigue as well as the patients' ability to go about their normal lives appeared to be positively impacted in the yoga group." The study found patients in the non-yoga group not only did not report decreased fatigue, but instead reported increasing fatigue as treatment progressed. Researchers also examined the effects yoga had on sexual health, in particular erectile dysfunction, which effects up to 85 percent of radiation therapy patients during treatment. The yoga group remained at baseline as far as erectile dysfunction but the non-yoga group declined below baseline during treatment. "Yoga is known to strengthen pelvic floor muscles, which is one of several postulated theories that may explain why this group did not demonstrate declining scores, as seen in the control group," Vapiwala said. "That may also explain the yoga patients' improved urinary function scores, another finding of this trial." Overall well-being also increased in both groups, but more quickly in the yoga group than the non-yoga group. The study was published in Radiation Oncology. http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2017/04/06/Yoga-may-alleviate-prostate-cancer-treatment-side-effects-study-says/3521491500112/ http://www.wochit.com This video was produced by YT Wochit News using http://wochit.com
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The Freedom Foundation would like to share with you... ...the story of Tracy and Hung. Hung is 48 and dying from metastatic kidney cancer that has spread to his lungs, brain and has just hit his bones. Instead of enjoying Hung's last few days or months together with their children (aged 15, 7 and 4) they are struggling to make ends meet whilst Hung and Tracy's relationship hangs in the balance with all the financial tension and lack of security for their 3 young boys. They often are forced to accept food parcels from charity organizations, their church and teachers at the children's school. If it wasn't for the help of those around them they wouldn't be able to feed their children. However, the biggest of their stress is coming from the mortgage payments of their home. They are behind on their mortgage and are at risk of the bank taking their home away. And of course...the banks "cant do anything about it". We believe they should be able to appreciate the little time they have left together, but instead they are stressed out by their financial hardship. We can't bear watching this and have decided to do something about it - because sending them food and day to day assistance takes the pain away for an instant but not for the lifetime that Hung still has left.. We have decided to take on the mammoth task of raising $402,535 to help them pay off their mortgage and Hung's funeral costs....but we need your help. Hung's dying wish is that his wife and beautiful children (who ask for nothing) can at least remain in their house when he dies - the peace of mind that his wife and children have the security of a roof over their head is all he wants...and has ever wanted. That being said - it took us over a week to get their approval to share their story...they never ask for anything and are the most grateful family we have ever met. Please consider donating ANY amount big or small. Lots of hands make light work. Lots of people donating small amounts will make a huge difference. MORE IMPORTANTLY, please share with all your friends on Facebook, email, text etc. THANK YOU SO MUCH !! *The Freedom Foundation focuses on charitable giving and assistance for those families who have fallen through the Safety Net. For these situations the Freedom Club alone doesn't have the ability to turn their financial situation around so we bring the community in for assistance.
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In an NBC News exclusive, TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie sat down with Selena Gomez and her best friend, Francia Raisa, to talk about the kidney transplant that Gomez says saved her life after she was diagnosed with lupus five years ago. “My kidneys were just done,” Gomez says in the emotional interview. » Subscribe to TODAY: http://on.today.com/SubscribeToTODAY » Watch the latest from TODAY: http://bit.ly/LatestTODAY About: TODAY brings you the latest headlines and expert tips on money, health and parenting. We wake up every morning to give you and your family all you need to start your day. If it matters to you, it matters to us. We are in the people business. Subscribe to our channel for exclusive TODAY archival footage & our original web series. Connect with TODAY Online! Visit TODAY's Website: http://on.today.com/ReadTODAY Find TODAY on Facebook: http://on.today.com/LikeTODAY Follow TODAY on Twitter: http://on.today.com/FollowTODAY Follow TODAY on Google+: http://on.today.com/PlusTODAY Follow TODAY on Instagram: http://on.today.com/InstaTODAY Follow TODAY on Pinterest: http://on.today.com/PinTODAY Selena Gomez Speaks Out About Kidney Transplant From Her Best Friend Francia Raisa | TODAY
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David Lee, MD, Chief of Urology at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center performs a robotic prostatectomy in Seoul, Korea as a case demonstration. The hosting hospital was Asan Medical Center in Seoul, Korea.
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A win against the DuPont Company awarded the plaintiff, Carla Bartlett, $1.6 million for negligence after she developed kidney cancer linked to the contamination of her drinking water by chemicals used in manufacturing DuPont’s Teflon products. Lindsay France speaks with Bartlett’s lawyer, Chris Paulos, about the legal strategies employed in taking on the chemical giant. Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/ Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America
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Corey J. Langer, MD, Professor of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center, discusses the investigation of targeted therapies for patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). For more information on lung cancer, visit http://www.onclive.com/specialty/lung-cancer
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Marcia S. Brose, MD, PhD, assistant professor, Abramson Cancer Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, discusses recent advances in papillary thyroid cancer.
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On two separate occasions, Brian faced the possibility of losing his kidneys due to cancer. In both cases, Daniel Eun, MD, Vice Chief of Robotic Surgery and Director of Minimally Invasive Robotic Urologic Oncology at Temple, was able to perform a robotic partial nephrectomy, leaving Brian with a portion of each of his kidneys that remains functional. "Sometimes it's an emotional response, when you're beat up a bit and someone holds a hand out to help you up - Dr. Eun did that for me." To learn more about robotic urologic surgery at Temple, visit http://tuh.templehealth.org/content/robotic_urologic.htm or call 1-800-TEMPLE-MED (1-800-836-7536).
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Surgeons at Allegheny General Hospital are the first in Pennsylvania and one of just three teams in the country to perform robotic assisted minimally invasvive live donor kidney removal surgery for transplantation. Drs. Kusum Tom and Ngoc Thai talk to local media about the groundbreaking procedure.
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