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The BioZorb implant
BioZorb/Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
Lynne Adkins
October 01, 2018 - 3:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A small implant is having a big impact on breast cancer surgery. A lumpectomy lets women keep their breast after a cancerous tumor is removed. Unfortunately, the outcome isn't always natural looking, according to Dr. Jennifer Simmons, chief of breast surgery at...
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Researchers at a Canadian University successfully removed a large cancer tumor from a dog's head and replaced the piece of removed skull with a 3-D printed plate.
Michelle Oblak
September 25, 2018 - 9:20 pm
By Spencer Parlier and Amanda Jackson (CNN) -- A 9-year-old dog has a new skull and a cancer-free life because of 3D printing. Patches, the cancer-stricken dachshund, is feeling better thanks to researchers at a Canadian university. Dr. Michelle Oblak, a veterinary surgical oncologist with the...
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Backward leg allows teen cancer survivor to dance
Melanie Unger/Stony Brook Children's Hospital
September 11, 2018 - 12:24 pm
By Jacqueline Howard and Sandee LaMotte, CNN (CNN) -- It was a cold morning in early December 2016 when Melissa Unger received a phone call at work that changed her family's life forever. She heard a physician on the other end say "the words that no parent ever wants to hear, that your child has a...
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In this March 31, 2015 file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP
June 08, 2018 - 3:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News contributor and syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer says he has "only a few weeks to live" because of an aggressive form of cancer. Krauthammer disclosed his doctors' prognosis in a letter released Friday to colleagues, friends and viewers. Krauthammer wrote that he...
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