Cancer Research Journal

Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023

  • Colorectal Cancers: Frequency and Surgical Management at the Ignace Deen General Surgery Department and at the Donka Oncological Surgery Unit (CHU CONAKRY)

    Diakite Sandaly, Camara Fode Lansana, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Fofana Housseine, Fofana Naby, Kondano Saa Yawo, Camara Ibrahima, Camara Mariame, Cisse Aly, Traore Bangaly, Toure Aboubacar, Diallo Aissatou Taran

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: Jan. 03, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 27, 2023
    Published: Feb. 06, 2023
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    Abstract: Introduction: the purpose of this study was to determine the hospital frequency of colorectal cancers, to write the modalities of surgical management of CRC to the department of general surgery of the Ignace Deen National Hospital and to the oncological surgery unit of Donka. Material and Methods: this was a retrospective descriptive study lasting ... Show More
  • Knowledge, Attitude and Practice on Cervical Cancer Screening Among Female Reproductive Health Clients in Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    Feven Wondimu Gezahagne, Teame Kiflom Gaim, Salem Sium Mesfin, Tewodros Kassahun Tarekegn, Frewengel Melake Weldeslassie, Bethel Tesfaye Bizuneh, Sosina Abebaw Tsehay, Rediet Habtu Lebelo, Solomon Endale Dagnachew

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 5-23
    Received: Dec. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 26, 2023
    Published: Feb. 14, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Cervical cancer is the most common gynaecologic malignancy among women. In general, poor level of awareness, lack of effective screening program, overshadowed by other health concerns (such as AIDS, TB, cardiovascular and mental health), and lack of attentiveness to women’s health are a few of the possible factors for the noticed higher... Show More
  • Experience in Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer with Definitive Chemoradiotherapy at the National Oncology Institute in the Period 2012-2022

    Jimenez Hiciano Juan Jose, Pinto Llerena Jose, Perez Jimenez Gaspar

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 24-27
    Received: Dec. 29, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 25, 2023
    Published: Feb. 14, 2023
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    Abstract: Introduction: The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates 18 million people were diagnosed with cancers in 2020, of these 600,000 were esophageal cancer and ranks 6th in mortality. In Panama, in 2020, 58 new cases were diagnosed, with a lethality of 90%. Despite advances in the therapeutic approach and survival of localized esophageal cancer, we ... Show More
  • Progress of Tumor-Derived Exosomes in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

    Wenmin Zhao, Feng Yu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 28-33
    Received: Feb. 21, 2023
    Accepted: Mar. 22, 2023
    Published: Mar. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: Exosomes are extracellular vesicles 40 to 160 nm in diameter that mainly mediate information transmission and substance exchange between cells, and increasing evidence suggests that exosomes are involved in the development of tumors and have great potential in cancer diagnosis and treatment. Squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck is one of the co... Show More