Diagnosis and Staging

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:16am

Understanding your illness is vital to making informed treatment decisions, and that begins with understanding the words related to a cancer diagnosis. Here are a few important words you should familiarize yourself with.

Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 7:25am

While no one wants to think about the big “C” word when faced with an unknown medical ailment, it’s important for patients with abnormalities of the liver to rule out cancer. Prompt, accurate diagnosis is the first step to any successful treatment.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 8:53am

Many people are hesitant about undergoing endoscopic procedures, but a little understanding can go a long way in easing their fears.