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  • New Agents Hold Promise for Patients With Advanced Thyroid Cancer: New agents are expanding treatment options for patients with advanced thyroid cancer-not only the papillary variant but also the less common medullary and differentiated variants of the disease
  • Surgical Options for Lymphedema: Lymphedema of the extremities, whether from cancer treatment or other causes, typically is not curable. But advances in surgical techniques are reducing or eliminating symptoms for many patients
  • INBRIEF: Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy Improves Survival in Head and Neck Cancer Patients/ Research Findings Could Lead to Blood Test for Cancer-Related Gene Defects/ Tumor-Suppressing Protein May Help Predict Survival in Some Breast Cancer Patients
  • HOUSE CALL: Sleep Problems in Cancer Patients-Sleep disorders can be managed

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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Houston, Texas


Habra, Mouhammed Amir; Cabanillas, Maria; Sherman, Steven; Hofmann, Marie-Claude; Gunn, Gary; Busaidy, Naifa; Zinner, Ralph; Skoracki, Roman J.; Hanasono, Matthew M.; Suami, Hiroo; Nguyen, Alexander; Beadle, Beth M.; Kalluri, Raghu; Shi, Xiaobing; Thyroid Neoplasms; Thyroidectomy; Iodine Radioisotopes -- therapeutic use; Neoplasm Metastasis; Lymphedema; Lymphatic System; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Radiotherapy; Breast Neoplasms; Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders; Sleep Disorders, Circadian Rhythm; Tumor Suppressor Proteins.


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OncoLog, Volume 59, Number 06, June 2014