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Solving the Puzzle of Liver Cancer

August 14th, 2017|

Conditions can make the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer complex, but USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is leading the way.
Each year, about 21,000 men

The Keck Effect: More Charity

August 14th, 2017|

Access to clinical trial helps provide a father of four with a dramatic recovery.
At the age of 29, Neil Navarro had a stomachache. It wasn’t

Just the Facts: Liver Cancer

August 14th, 2017|

Each year, about 21,000 men and 8,000 women contract liver cancer in the United States, and another 16,000 men and 8,000 women die from it,

Everything You Need to Know About Sarcoma

August 14th, 2017|

Sarcoma is a tumor that is cancerous. Recognizing the symptoms and early detection of the disease are crucial to surviving it.
A sarcoma is rare type

Ask the Expert: Questions for Your Plastic Surgeon

July 20th, 2017|

The best patient is an educated patient. Take control of your health by knowing what to expect from your doctor and your surgery.
Asking the right

Is it Hemorrhoids or Colon Cancer?

July 20th, 2017|

Although hemorrhoids and colon cancer are two very different conditions, they can share similar symptoms. This guide will help you learn about the different signs.
Noticing

Osteonecrosis: What Is It? Can It Be Treated?

July 5th, 2017|

Osteonecrosis, also known as bone death, is the deterioration of bones and usually affects joints.
Osteonecrosis is a little-known condition in which bones are weakened due

Ask The Experts: What You Need To Know About Breast Reconstruction Surgery

July 3rd, 2017|

After cancer, breast reconstruction surgery helps some women feel whole again.
For many women, losing one or both breasts due to breast cancer can be just

The Keck Effect: More Romantic Weekends

July 3rd, 2017|

It was like a scene from a movie. Romney Mawhorter remembers the helicopter landing on the roof of Keck Hospital of USC.
He remembers the team