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Radiotherapy in the Modern Era in the Management of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis - OncLive

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Radiotherapy in the Modern Era in the Management of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
OncLive
Considering there are no clearly defined roles for conformal radiation techniques such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in treating LCH, this study retrospectively reviewed 16 patients with histologically confirmed Langerhans cell ...


Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:00:14 AM

Make-A-Wish South Carolina surprises Greenville girl with trip to Disney World - WLTX.com

WLTX.com

Make-A-Wish South Carolina surprises Greenville girl with trip to Disney World
WLTX.com
Last July, Juliette was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), an immune disease which produces tumors. "She's been so brave and she's so proud of herself when she doesn't cry from her shots," said Haire. "It's kind a kind of a light at ...


Monday, May 01, 2017 12:01:20 AM

Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who mistreated young mum before she died spared jail - Echo

Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who mistreated young mum before she died spared jail
Echo
THE family of a young mum with dementia-like symptoms fear they will never get closure after the care home worker who mistreated her weeks before her death was spared jail. Mavis Offei, 64, was employed at the Parklands nursing home, in Thundersley ...


Monday, May 22, 2017 1:05:50 AM

Care worker who mistreated tragic young mum suffering from cancer-like disease just weeks before she died avoids jail - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk

Care worker who mistreated tragic young mum suffering from cancer-like disease just weeks before she died avoids jail
Mirror.co.uk
Hollie, 21, suffered from Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), a cancer-like disease that causes brain tumours, reports the Basildon Canvey Southend Echo . She was placed in the home alongside elderly residents by Essex County Council. Basildon Crown ...


Friday, May 19, 2017 8:52:57 AM

Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who ... - Halstead Gazette

Halstead Gazette

Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who ...
Halstead Gazette
THE family of a young mum with dementia-like symptoms fear they will never get closure after the care home worker who mistreated her weeks before…


Monday, May 22, 2017 1:08:08 AM

Mutation over location for new Keytruda approval - BioWorld Online

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Mutation over location for new Keytruda approval
BioWorld Online
... investigating Zelboraf (vemurafenib, Roche AG) in BRAF mutated tumors beyond the drug's original indication of melanoma, response rates of around 40 percent were seen in non-small-cell lung cancer and the rare disease Langerhans' cell histiocytosis.
Approved Drugs > FDA grants accelerated approval to pembrolizumab for first tissue/site agnostic indication


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 9:01:14 PM

'I really don't feel good' - Irish teen Shauntelle posts emotional 'cancer edition' make-up tutorial - Irish Independent

Irish Independent

'I really don't feel good' - Irish teen Shauntelle posts emotional 'cancer edition' make-up tutorial
Irish Independent
... go a long way when it comes to making her feel more confident. Shauntelle Tynan (18) from Carlow was diagnosed multi-system Langheran's cell histiocytosis in May 2015 and is currently undergoing treatment in Texas Children's Hospital to save her life.


Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:10:00 AM

Ray of Sunshine campaign: Baldivis mum aims to raise awareness of rare condition after losing baby to histiocytosis - Community Newspaper Group

Community Newspaper Group

Ray of Sunshine campaign: Baldivis mum aims to raise awareness of rare condition after losing baby to histiocytosis
Community Newspaper Group
A BALDIVIS woman who lost her baby to Histiocytosis has set up a Ray of Sunshine campaign to raise awareness of the condition. Shradha Brown is also fundraising in memory of her son Rayaan for research into the rare condition. “We hope that by sharing ...


Wednesday, October 05, 2016 5:08:47 AM

Mother of four-year-old boy: My son's rare cancer left us in the dark - Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk

Mother of four-year-old boy: My son's rare cancer left us in the dark
Express.co.uk
It took another four months, countless sleepless nights and a series of X-rays, ultrasound, CT and MRI scans as well as a biopsy of the lump, before my little boy was finally diagnosed with Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH), a rare cancer-like ...


Tuesday, March 28, 2017 3:31:16 AM

Pride of Australia: Perth couple fight to find cure for rare illness after losing baby - Perth Now

Perth Now

Pride of Australia: Perth couple fight to find cure for rare illness after losing baby
Perth Now
A rare form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis had destroyed 80 per cent of his lung tissue. Rayaan fought for 42 days in hospital before the side effects of treatment became too much. He died in March last year. The Baldivis couple have been nominated ...


Saturday, September 17, 2016 12:14:04 PM

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