Here are seven things cancer patients should know about
coronaviruses, including the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
that was first detected in Hubei province, China.
What is a coronavirus?
Human coronaviruses are a family of viruses that are found throughout the world. There are seven known types. Four of those types (229E, NL63, OC43 and HKU1) cause only mild or moderate upper-respiratory illness, such...
Our Pedro Ramirez, M.D., caused a stir at the Society of Gynecologic Oncology’s annual meeting in March when he reported unexpected findings...
The first time Anthony Palmer assisted on an intradural spinal tumor surgery, the spinal nerves looked like fiber-optic cables, he thought. The delicate operation went against everything he had been taught about spinal surgeries. He had supported surgeons performing procedures to stabilize the spinal column in the past, but the procedures never involved touching the spinal cord itself. The risk of cord or nerve damage was too high.