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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Pancreas Disease, Pancreatic Cancer, and Impact of Endoscopic Ultrasound Examination on Screening and Surveillance

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Pancreas Disease, Pancreatic Cancer, and Impact of Endoscopic Ultrasound Examination on Screening and Surveillance

Gastroenterology December 14, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Cosmas Rinaldi A. Lesmana,1,2 Rino A. Gani,2 Laurentius A. Lesmana1 1. Digestive Disease & GI Oncology Center, Medistra Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia 2. Department of Internal Medicine, Hepatobiliary Division, Dr. Cipto Mangunkusumo National General Hospital, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia *Correspondence to medicaldr2001id@yahoo.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest.Read More

Editor’s Pick: Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Current Status and Future Directions

Editor’s Pick: Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Current Status and Future Directions

European Medical Journal, Oncology November 30, 2017 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

This must-read paper from Kundrada et al. details the potential role of molecular and radiogenomic markers in the early detection of pancreatic cancer. It is thought that by 2030 pancreatic cancer will be the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths, but the fact that it can take more than aRead More

Cost-Effective Interventions in The Control of Chronic Hepatitis B (CHB) Infection

Cost-Effective Interventions in The Control of Chronic Hepatitis B (CHB) Infection

Hepatology May 27, 2014 at 11:37 AM 0 comments

*Mehlika Toy Asian Liver Center and Department of Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford; Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA *Correspondence to mtoy@hsph.harvard.edu Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 24.12.13 Accepted: 13.03.14 Citation: EMJ Hepatol. 2014;1:71-76. Abstract The hepatitis B virus (HBV)Read More

Can Periodic Surveillance for Metastases Improve Clinical Outcome in Uveal Melanoma? Moving Towards International Guidelines

Can Periodic Surveillance for Metastases Improve Clinical Outcome in Uveal Melanoma? Moving Towards International Guidelines

Ophthalmology December 30, 2013 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

Joseph J. Sacco,1 Ernie Marshall2 1. Specialist Registrar in Medical Oncology, Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Merseyside, England 2. Macmillan Consultant in Medical Oncology, Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Merseyside, England Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Citation: EMJ Ophth. 2013;1:8-14. Abstract Uveal melanoma is a rare disease with a predominant propensity for liver metastasis.Read More