Tag: "lumps" at medical news
Pureed Products Unnecessary and Harmful for Babies UK Expert
...hat are easy to suck straight from a spoon to soft lumps
that encourage chewing."...
Novel Investigational Drug May Help American Women Suffering from Breast Pain
...out breast pain including swelling, tenderness and lumps
that increase prior and during menstruation and may continue for several days. The pain is not only physical. Psychological stress is often associated with undergoing mammograms, ultrasound scans and breast biopsies, techniques frequently utilized by...
Trade Center Collapse Caused Lung Ailments in Rescuers
... where the lungs and other organs swell up to form lumps
of cells, medically called as granulomas. This condition can be controlled with drugs, yet, in some cases it worsens leading to death. A year after the collapse, statistics showed the incidence of this illness in 86 cases per 100,000 workers. Doc...
Death from Exposure to WTC Dust Confirmed
...after Sept. 11. Sarcoidosis produces microscopic lumps
called granulomas on vital organs and is often associated with exposure to environmental hazards. Experts say that even brief exposure to dust could aggravate the pre-existing sarcoidosis, but not otherwise. 'Sarcoidosis in general is usually a d...
Elastrography, may Call the Shots During Initial Stage of Breast Screening
...e of distinguishing between harmless and malignant lumps
in women’s breasts. This method of screening holds promise in the better utilization of breast biopsies, currently in use to detect the presence of breast cancer. Biopsies are rather costly and cumbersome; additionally the results may take days or ...
A New Ultrasound Technique to Detect Breast Cancer
... found to be very effective in determining whether lumps
in breasts are cancerous or not.// The procedure...re found to be harder and less elastic than benign lumps
and thus the test can tell a dangerous growth from a harmless one. “A tumorous lump should distort...
New Fast Self Cholesterol Test!
...ttack and strokes due to a build up of small fatty lumps
developing on the inside lining of the arteries. Why Use Cholestrak? We are at greater risk if we smoke, have high blood pressure are diabetic or obese have an unhealthy diet or do not exercise. However there is a lot that we can do to lower chole...
Breast Cancer Diagnosis for Topp twin
...k, made her conscious of getting suspicious breast lumps
checked immediately and her prompt action may have saved her life. According to her cancer is a challenge, the way of coping is to take one step at a time while keeping a sense of humor about her situation. She jokes that the experience may be fodd...
16 Common Myths About Breast Cancer
.... If I have a breast lump, it’s cancer.Most breast lumps
felt are not cancer. They could by cysts or a beni...n’t let these facts lull you into complacency. All lumps
should be checked thoroughly. 7. Herbal remedies and dietary supplements can help treat breast can...
Mouth Cancer Develops In Two Different Ways
...d pain in the mouth or ear. Other symptoms include lumps
in their necks, a persistent sore throat or difficulty swallowing. In the current study, researchers examined samples from 19 people with pre-cancerous lesions, 16 people with definite cancer and four healthy samples as control. They found that in ...
New Tool to Diagnose and Treat Breast Cancer
...t can be a vital tool in helping to discover small lumps
up to two years before they can be felt in a physical exam. With mammography, however, only 80 to 85 percent of tumors are detected, leaving 15-20 percent of tumors undetected. These undetected tumors will enlarge and become more lethal before they a...
Liposuction Made Less Time Consuming
...vasive form of liposuction//. It removes unsightly lumps
of fat in the thighs, bottom and in the double chins areas. About six cosmetic surgery clinics in London, the Midlands and the West Country plan to offer this treatment. But he Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved to the procedure i...
Life Beyond Cancer - Delhi Woman Tells How
...ely easy life for six years. But when I discovered lumps
in my second breast, I felt disappointed because it had happened to me despite the utmost care I had taken. "But my family's wholehearted support put me back on track," Anuradha said. She still shudders while recalling the pain she put up with becau...
Five People Treated For Anthrax In Indonesia
...s of this type of anthrax are fatal. They also had lumps
on their skin with black crust surrounding the lumps. "The symptoms are different from other skin diseases and from this, we strongly believe they have been infected with anthrax," said Maryati, adding that they would wait for confirmation from the...
Digital Mammogram For Detection Of Breast Cancer In Women With Dense Breasts
...every year and self examination of the breasts for lumps
every month for early diagnosis // of breast cancer. Early detection of cancer is necessary to start an early treatment which will give better treatment. Recent research study reported in the New England Journal of Medicine has shown that the newl...
Remifemin, An Indian Herb For Hormone Replacement Therapy
...bal remedy given her peace of mind after she found lumps
in her breast following treatment by Hormone Replacement Therapy. “I was scared all the time, even though I was having mammograms and ultrasounds… because there was a history of breast cancer in the family I thought I might end up with it too,” she s...
Small lumps in breast if not treated may cause long-term harm
Small breast lumps
may lead to invasive breast cancer if not treated for a long time//. Earlier the smaller lumps
or lesions in the breast were not recognized microscopical screenings and hence were thought to be b...
New Technique For Benign Breast Tumors
... biopsies. In about 80 percent of these cases, the lumps
are benign, //or non-cancerous. But that benign lu...ue is making it easier for women to get rid of the lumps
without surgery. In most cases, benign breast tumors can be left alone. However though one can 99 p...
The Effectiveness Of Screening Tests Questioned
...he technique is ineffective because most malignant lumps
are found during activities of daily living, such as washing or dressing, anyway. Regular self-exams just lead to unnecessary surgical biopsies and greater anxiety among women. Specialists believe the same results would apply to testicular self-exami...
Patients with testicular cancer dying through unfamiliarity
... abdominal system. Some men with large testicular lumps
continue to evade the medical profession despite a..., need to be educated to recognise that testicular lumps
are a medical emergency. This tragic case is a stark warning of the possible consequences of ignori...