Category Archives: Pancreatic Cancer
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Chinese researchers have utilized an innovative modality for the treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer – High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (“HIFU”). This mode of therapy involves a manner of directing acoustic energy in a very directed fashion at the tumor itself. HIFU is considered to be essentially a noninvasive procedure (or at least only minimally invasive). […]
Three separate studies this year suggest a modest but definite relationship between bacteria that are associated with periodontal / oral disease and pancreatic cancer. The largest published research primarily by European (and some American) researchers reported out recently in the medical journal Gut in a matched control study – found particularly that those with a […]