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Cancer Services

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Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Most lung cancer is caused by smoking, but some other exposures, such as radon, can cause lung cancer. And some people may develop it without any known risk factors. Lung cancer often develops with no symptoms or with symptoms [...]

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Cancer Offering the expertise of specialists in various fields, our team members at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute create the best personalized treatment plan for you. Providing this kind of customized care requires the kind of options that you will find only at an academic health care facility like UAMS. Breast Cancer Colon and [...]

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Medical Oncology and Hematology

Medical Oncology If you are experiencing a blood disorder, cancer of the blood, anemia or an immunodeficiency problem, our health care team at the UAMS Medical Oncology Clinic can provide you with a diagnosis, therapy and compassionate care. The clinic sees patients with any cancer requiring chemotherapy or another form of infusion, including: Breast [...]

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Couple Faces Dual Lung Cancer Diagnosis

May 26, 2015 | Herla and Sharon Mullins’ lives may have taken an unexpected turn, but the end result gave them a start on a healthier future.

By | May 26th, 2015|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

Personalized Medicine Overcomes Advanced Lung Cancer

Nov. 26, 2014 | &I feel good. I'm learning my late husband's business. I play bridge. I talk on the phone with my children and work as a volunteer. I'm as busy as I can be.

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Event to Offer Insight into Lung Cancer Prevention and Treatment Nov. 8 in North Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK – An upcoming event will offer insight into the latest advances in preventing, diagnosing and treating lung cancer.

By | October 16th, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Interventional Pulmonologist Nikhil Meena, M.D., Joins UAMS

LITTLE ROCK – Nikhil Meena, M.D., a fellowship-trained interventional pulmonologist has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He sees patients with lung cancer and other pulmonary conditions in the seventh floor clinics of the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

By | August 28th, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Left Lung Removal Doesn’t Slow Cancer Survivor

Dec. 22, 2011 | Brad Welch, 57, doesn’t look or act like a lung cancer survivor who had his entire left lung removed just six months ago.

By | December 22nd, 2011|Cancer, Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

Experts Gather for Second Annual Lung Cancer Symposium

Oct. 20, 2011 - Lung cancer experts from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), New York City and Dallas gathered Oct. 7 to discuss the latest innovations and controversies in the treatment of lung cancer.

By | October 20th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments