Published October 2003
by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English
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Spontaneous remission of cancer is defined as the remission of cancer without any treatment, or with treatment that would not be expected to cause a tumor to decrease as much as it does. Spontaneous remission may be partial or . The spontaneous healing of cancer is a phenomenon that has been observed and reported for several years by oncologists, hematologists, pathologists, and researchers .One of the pioneer researchers in the field, Dr. Everson , clearly defined this phenomenon in one of his publications in “as the partial or complete disappearance of a malignant tumor, in the . Mohammed N. BaniHani, Abdel Rahman A. Al Manasra, Spontaneous regression in alveolar soft part sarcoma: case report and literature review, World Journal of Surgical Oncology, /, 7, 1, (). 1. Introduction. Spontaneous tumor regression was defined differently for many types of cancer by several researchers during the last century. Spontaneous regression is partial or complete disappearance of primary tumor tissue or its metastases in patients who have never been treated.1, 2 Its frequency is approximately 1 in ev to , cancer .
See the book Spontaneous Remission: An Annotated Bibliography in our library — all chapters and documents in the bibliography are available on this book page as downloadable PDFs. You can also purchase a copy of the complete publication. Related Books and Websites Books. You Can Fight for Your Life by Lawrence LeShan; Cancer As a Turning Point by Lawrence LeShan. DISCUSSION. Spontaneous regression is a well-authenticated and natural phenomenon. Its study may lead us to a better understanding of the natural history of neoplastic disease which so commonly progresses but rarely regresses. The comparative rarity of spontaneous regressions today may result from the immunosuppressive nature of . The spontaneous regression of herniated disc is a well-known issue. However, the correlation of morphologic changes in herniated disc with clinical outcome is not clear. The aim of this study was to evaluate the natural history of lumbar extruded disc with conservative treatment on MRI and to assess relation between the radiologic changes and. Spontaneous and complete regression of intracranial arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) is a rare occurrence, with only 59 angiographically proven cases reported in the English literature. We present three new cases and perform a literature review to determine possible mechanisms underlying this unusual phenomenon.
And from what I read, spontaneous regression can happen after a partial resection in some patients. - Khrystyna Yakovenko is said to have “overcame stage lV melanoma” with RIGVIR and said “the disease is simply just over”, but her journal-published case report says something different, she has “stable disease”.Reviews: K. In , Dr. Harold Foster of the University of Victoria, British Columbia, reviewed cases of spontaneous regression from cancer, and found that nearly 90% of these people had made major dietary changes before their dramatic improvement "spontaneously" occurred. Usually, their changes involved switching to a strictly vegetarian diet, and dispensing with white flour, sugar, . Ricci SB, Cerchiari U. Spontaneous regression of malignant tumors: Importance of the immune system and other factors (Review). Oncol Lett. 1: Shimizu J, Matsumoto M, Yamazaki E, Yaesu M. Spontaneous regression of an asymptomatic meningioma associated with discontinuation of progesterone agonist administration. Case report. The term spontaneous remission is still regularly mentioned in the cancer world. Again, Wikipedia’s definition: Spontaneous remission, also called spontaneous healing or spontaneous regression, is an unexpected improvement or cure from a disease that appears to be progressing in its severity.