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Trastuzumab emtansine Improves Treatment of Early Stage HER 2-positive Breast Cancer

(December 12, 2018)

Adjuvant trastuzumab emtansine showed improved disease-free survival compared with trastuzumab in HER2-positive early breast cancer. Patients with HER 2-positive early stage breast cancer with residual... Continue Reading

Oxybutynin Decreased Frequency of Hot Flashes, Improved Quality of Life for Breast Cancer Survivors

(December 11, 2018)

Treatment with oxybutynin helped reduce the frequency and intensity of hot flashes for women who could not take hormone replacement, including breast cancer survivors, according to results of a trial presented... Continue Reading

Choice of surgery may affect quality of life for young breast cancer survivors

(December 10, 2018)

Even as more young women with breast cancer opt to have mastectomies, many experience a persistent decline in their sexual and psychosocial well-being following the procedure, as detailed in new research... Continue Reading

Gilteritinib Approved for Advanced Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) with a FLT3 Mutation

(November 29, 2018)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Xospata (gilteritinib) for treatment of adult patients who have recurrent or refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with a FLT3 mutation. About Xospata Xospata... Continue Reading

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Jackson Oncology Associates, PLLC
The Hederman Cancer Center
1227 North State Street, Suite 101
Jackson, MS 39202
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Jackson Oncology Associates, PLLC
2368 Grove Street
Vicksburg, MS 39180
TEL: (601)638-3447
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St. Dominic Cancer Center
2969 Curran Drive North, Suite 200
TEL: (601)974-5600
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King's Daughters Hospital
427 Highway 51 North
Brookhaven, MS 39601
TEL: (601)355-2495
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