Advances in genetic testing of tumors are paving the way for more effective drugs that target cancer cells and spare healthy ones. Learn how doctors are better tailoring cancer treatment.
The treatment is the first therapy of its kind available in the United States. It is a type of immunotherapy, a one-time infusion that uses the body’s own defenses to attack the cancer.
Tumor boards bring together a medical team to discuss and manage difficult or complex cancer cases. A Cleveland Clinic surgeon explains how they can improve your care.
If you have a sarcoma, it’s best to be treated by an experienced team at a multidisciplinary center. Here are five advantages such a center offers in treating this rare form of cancer.
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Cancer isn’t something anyone wants to spend a lot of time thinking about, yet knowledge is power. When it comes to testicular cancer, acting early has huge implications.
Sarcoma treatment can change the way you feel about your body. Find out how a clinical psychologist can help you cope with this type of cancer.
Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer, often used to require amputation. But new developments are changing that. Find out more about the limb-saving techniques now in use.
If your child needs surgery for a tumor in the leg bone near the knee, a rare and unusual solution can save your child’s leg and help preserve mobility. Learn more about rotationplasty.
It’s not unusual for a patient to ask if men can get breast cancer, and the answer to the question is yes. In 2017, about 2,470 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed, and about 460 men will die from breast cancer.
If you don’t have nutrition-related side effects from your cancer treatment that limit your ability to eat and/or digest food, you can follow a generally healthy diet.