It is also used with carboplatin to treat advanced non-small cell lung cancer in patients who are not able to have surgery or radiation therapy.It is also used with gemcitabine hydrochloride to treat pancreatic cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.A staging system for prostate cancer that uses ABCD.
It may be found at high levels in the urine when there are kidney problems.It is used as a biomarker to detect damage to the kidneys caused by drugs and other agents.Abegrin binds to a protein on the surface of blood vessels and may prevent the growth of new blood vessels that tumors need to grow. It is a type of antiangiogenesis agent, a type of metastasis inhibitor, and a type of monoclonal antibody.Also called etaracizumab, humanized monoclonal antibody MEDI-522, and MEDI-522.An ultrasound transducer (probe) is pressed firmly against the skin of the abdomen.
High-energy sound waves from the transducer bounce off tissues and create echoes. An x-ray is a type of radiation that can pass through the body and onto film, making pictures of areas inside the body. Surgery to remove the anus, the rectum, and part of the sigmoid colon through an incision made in the abdomen.
A drug used to treat hormone-receptor positive (HR ), HER2-negative (HER2-) breast cancer that is advanced or has spread to other parts of the body.
It is used with an aromatase inhibitor in postmenopausal women who have not been treated with hormone therapy.
It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. Clusters of abnormal tube-like glands in the lining of the colon and rectum.
Abemaciclib blocks certain proteins, which may help keep cancer cells from growing. Aberrant crypt foci form before colorectal polyps and are one of the earliest changes that can be seen in the colon that may lead to cancer. A drug used to treat breast cancer that has come back or spread to other parts of the body.
The echoes are sent to a computer, which makes a picture called a sonogram. The end of the intestine is attached to an opening in the surface of the abdomen and body waste is collected in a disposable bag outside of the body. Lymph nodes that contain cancer may also be removed during this operation.