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For Lung Cancer, We've Got the Answer, Now We're Waiting For the Question
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
As I finished a recent Thursday afternoon clinic, I received a call. The voice was familiar and I recognized it to belong to the husband of one of my former patients. The news, unfortunately, was not good. Back pain following a skiing accident...
Mesothelioma Stages and the Importance of Early Detection
This blog article is written by Daniel King who is a content writer for The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com, an...
Metastatic Lung Cancer: A Patient with 9 Lives
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
In September of 2013, I was asked to see a patient with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the lung. Treatment with Chemotherapy  ...
Victories in Acute Leukemia - Opportunities to Expand the Horizon
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
The March 29, 2016 Wall Street Journal  reported a 23-year-old man with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Using genomic (DNA)...
The Role of Medical Oncology in Stage IV NSCLC
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
There has been a trend in medical oncology to add therapies, layer upon layer, until every patient receives every drug every...
The Many Faces of Lung Cancer
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
As November is lung cancer awareness month, it is opportune to examine this disease and our changing understanding of its...
Genomic Profiling for Lung Cancer: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Genomic profiling has gained popularity in medical oncology. Using NextGen platforms, protein coding regions of human tumors...

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