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localized disease

Known as: disease local, disease localized, local disease 
A disease that is confined to a specific organ or tissue and has not spread to other anatomic sites.
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2005
Review
2005
Breast cancer starts as a local disease, but it can metastasize to the lymph nodes and distant organs. At primary diagnosis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Carcinoid tumors represent an unusual and complex disease spectrum with protean clinical manifestations. This compilation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Patients with prostate cancer and their physicians need knowledge of treatment options and their potential complications… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The finding of a decrease in contralateral breast cancer incidence following tamoxifen administration for adjuvant… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND As a general rule, surgery whenever possible, followed by irradiation is considered to be the standard treatment for… Expand
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Background. This study was performed to evaluate the effect of positive margins, Gleason grade, and capsular penetration on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Cisplatin (cis-diamminedichloroplatinum) has been reported to enhance the cell-killing effect of radiation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
EORTC protocol 22791 compared once daily fractionation (CF) of 70 Gy in 35-40 fractions in 7-8 weeks, to pure hyperfractionation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Prostate cancer is the most frequent malignancy in elderly men. Common presentations include asymptomatic prostate nodules… Expand
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