cancer

Case Study: Comprehensive pathology, histopathology and molecular typing in customising cancer treatment

A 40-year-old female presented to the ED with intermittent abdominal pain of two to three months duration, as well as PR and PV bleeding. Her past medical history included an appendectomy two years prior, and primary hyperparathyroidism. She had no family history of malignancy. On examination, the patient had a tender abdomen with absent bowel sounds.... Read More...

Subclinical heart failure post cancer chemotherapy

Unfortunately, some therapies required to cure or control the cancer are cardiotoxic. This can lead to subclinical and clinical heart failure (HF) in patients with or without underlying cardiac risk factors. Cancer therapeutics related cardiac dysfunction (CTRCD) might lead to interruption or alteration of cancer therapy. Some patients can present weeks and years after treatment. ... Read More...