News tagged with precancerous lesions

Can Celebrex prevent cancer-causing colon polyps?

Rush University Medical Center is testing whether celecoxib, known by its brand name Celebrex, can help prevent the growth of precancerous polyps that form in the colon, rectum and small intestine of children with an inheritable ...

May 13, 2010
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Researchers identify early ovarian cancers

Ovarian cancer kills nearly 15,000 women in the United States each year, and fewer than half of the women diagnosed with the disease survive five years. A screening test that detects ovarian cancer early, when it is still ...

Apr 26, 2010
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