Tongue cancer

Common Name(s)

Tongue cancer

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Tongue cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

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Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Tongue cancer" returned 172 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Isolated huge right ventricular tumor: cardiac metastasis of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): Sarah Chua, Wen-Hao Liu, Wei-Chieh Lee

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2017 11;32(6):1119-1120.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Bufalin induced apoptosis in SCC‑4 human tongue cancer cells by decreasing Bcl‑2 and increasing Bax expression via the mitochondria‑dependent pathway.
 

Author(s): Han-Yu Chou, Fu-Shin Chueh, Yi-Shih Ma, Rick Sai-Chuen Wu, Ching-Lung Liao, Yung-Lin Chu, Ming-Jen Fan, Wen-Wen Huang, Jing-Gung Chung

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2017 Dec;16(6):7959-7966.

 

The aim of the present study was to investigate the cytotoxic effects of bufalin on SCC‑4 human tongue cancer cells. Cell morphological changes and viability were examined using phase contrast microscopy and flow cytometry, respectively. The results indicated that bufalin induced ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Epigenetic silencing of miR-493 increases the resistance to cisplatin in lung cancer by targeting tongue cancer resistance-related protein 1(TCRP1).
 

Author(s): Yixue Gu, Zhijie Zhang, Jiang Yin, Jiahui Ye, Yin Song, Hao Liu, Yan Xiong, Minying Lu, Guopei Zheng, Zhimin He

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The potential mechanisms regarding how methylation of microRNA(miRNA) CpG Island could regulate cancer cell chemo-resistance remains unclear. This study aims to explore the epigenetic dysregulation mechanism of miRNA-493 and the ability to modulate lung cancer cell chemotherapy resistance.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Tongue cancer" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human papillomavirus and tonsillar and base of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): Torbjörn Ramqvist, Nathalie Grün, Tina Dalianis

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In 2007, human papillomavirus (HPV) type 16 was recognized as a risk factor by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), where tonsillar and base of tongue cancer (TSCC and BOTSCC) dominate. Furthermore, patients with HPV-positive ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Quality of life after radiation therapy for base of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): G J Moore

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 1996 Nov;10(11):1643-8; discussion 1649-50, 1655.

 

Quality-of-life (QOL) research in patients treated for head and neck cancer is in its infancy. Early research focused on psychosocial issues related to extensive surgical resection and its consequences. Many advances have been made in both radiotherapy and surgical management. Nevertheless, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Correlation of FAZA PET Hypoxia Imaging To 3D Histology in Oral Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2018

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High-activity Natural Killer Immunotherapy for Small Metastases of Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 1 Jan 2017

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Combination of Cryosurgey and NK Immunotherapy for Recurrent Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 27 Jul 2016

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