A new study sheds light on the risk of blood clots at all stages of ovarian cancer and the potential need for preventive blood thinners during pre-surgery chemotherapy.
Jessica Webster Sendra
Jessica Webster Sendra writes for The University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, coordinating social media and media relations while telling the stories of doctors, patients and researchers. Jessica worked in public radio for 25 years. Prior to joining Michigan Medicine in 2017, she spent seven years as a print and digital journalist.
A new review finds that a family history of prostate cancer should not automatically exclude low-risk patients from an active surveillance approach.
Breast cancer patients commonly overestimate their risk of recurrence, two studies find. Resulting worry can put quality of life at stake.