Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Monday, February 06, 2023
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133542)
 Advice (161604)
 Affiliate Programs (34788)
 Art and Culture (73848)
 Automotive (145697)
 Blogs (75516)
 Boating (9851)
 Books (17221)
 Buddhism (4129)
 Business (1330365)
 Business News (426439)
 Business Opportunities (366506)
 Camping (10971)
 Career (72792)
 Christianity (15846)
 Collecting (11639)
 Communication (115086)
 Computers (241941)
 Construction (38959)
 Consumer (49950)
 Cooking (17081)
 Copywriting (6732)
 Crafts (18205)
 Cuisine (7549)
 Current Affairs (20309)
 Dating (45905)
 EBooks (19703)
 E-Commerce (48251)
 Education (185492)
 Electronics (83521)
 Email (6439)
 Entertainment (159838)
 Environment (28934)
 Ezine (3040)
 Ezine Publishing (5452)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110997)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196578)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11853)
 Feng Shui (133)
 Finance & Investment (310587)
 Fitness (106446)
 Food & Beverages (63025)
 Free Web Resources (7939)
 Gambling (30227)
 Gardening (25197)
 Government (10514)
 Health (630006)
 Hinduism (2206)
 Hobbies (44080)
 Home Business (91594)
 Home Improvement (251180)
 Home Repair (46228)
 Humor (4719)
 Import - Export (5456)
 Insurance (45104)
 Interior Design (29607)
 International Property (3488)
 Internet (191022)
 Internet Marketing (146682)
 Investment (22860)
 Islam (1161)
 Judaism (1352)
 Law (80476)
 Link Popularity (4596)
 Manufacturing (20905)
 Marketing (99291)
 MLM (14140)
 Motivation (18233)
 Music (26999)
 New to the Internet (9497)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129731)
 Organizing (7810)
 Party Ideas (11855)
 Pets (38157)
 Poetry (2229)
 Press Release (12687)
 Public Speaking (5641)
 Publishing (7565)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126632)
 Recreation & Leisure (95470)
 Relationships (87658)
 Research (16181)
 Sales (80347)
 Science & Technology (110284)
 Search Engines (23510)
 Self Improvement (153287)
 Seniors (6218)
 Sexuality (35999)
 Small Business (49298)
 Software (83022)
 Spiritual (23502)
 Sports (116153)
 Tax (7662)
 Telecommuting (34073)
 Travel & Tourism (308216)
 UK Property Investment (3122)
 Video Games (13382)
 Web Traffic (11782)
 Website Design (56914)
 Website Promotion (36653)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35843)
Author Spotlight
NOEL IRELAND

You will feel a different sort of happiness as you associate yourself with any animal, you will be a...more
RAJESH THAPALIYA

I am in Nepalest tourism industery working since 2000 as a trekking porter to the senior tour leader...more
M HALL

M is an audio designer, photographer, jack-of-all-trades who's decided to add 'freelance writer' to ...more
NATASHA SEAN

Connect with Ask Assignment Help for urgent assignment help, online exam help, a href="https://www....more
ALEX ZWIGGELAAR

A.Zwiggelaar is always interested to improve his life, especially his health, to live a life without...more


Hpv linked oropharyngeal cancer rates rise dramatically by 123wert sdfsf





Article Author Biography
Hpv linked oropharyngeal cancer rates rise dramatically by
Article Posted: 08/09/2013
Article Views: 90
Articles Written: 2217
Word Count: 697
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Hpv linked oropharyngeal cancer rates rise dramatically


 
Business,Business News,Business Opportunities
In the 1980s just over 16% of patients with oropharyngeal cancers tested positive to HPV, compared to over 70% during the lastdecade, researchers reported in the Journal of Clinical Oncology . The authors add that if the rise in incidence continues at itspresent pace, the incidence of oropharyngeal cancers will overtakethat of cervical cancer. HPV stands for human papillomavirus Oropharyngeal cancer is cancer which develops in the tissue of the oropharynx, themiddle part of the throat, including the base of the tongue,tonsils, the soft palate, and the walls of the pharynx. According to prior studies, oropharyngeal cancers can be dividedinto: HPV-negative cancers - which are usually linked to alcohol andtobacco use HPV-positive cancers - which are associated with some types of HPV,a sexually transmitted virus. Those with this type of oropharyngealcancer are usually younger than HPV-negative cancer patients.



Patients generally have better survival rates with this type ofcancer. Said senior author Maura Gillison, MD, PhD, professor of medicineand Jeg Coughlin Chair of Cancer Research at The Ohio StateUniversity Comprehensive Cancer Center in Columbus, wrote: "We used to think of oropharyngeal cancer as one cancer, and now weknow the disease is comprised of two biologically andepidemiologically distinct cancers. This new understanding willincreasingly enable us to improve and better personalize care forpatients with each form of the disease." The team had previously demonstrated that survival rates andincidence for oropharyngeal cancers rose considerably in Americabetween 1973 and 2004, while incidence rates for other cancers ofthe head and neck, such as oral cavity, dropped during the sameperiod. They tested 271 archived oropharynx cancer tissue samples from5,755 patients for HPV infections.



The samples came from threeregistries in Los Angeles, Iowa and Hawaii that had been collectedbetween 1984 and 2004. Using several molecular assays they demonstrated that thepercentage of oropharyngeal cancers that were HPV-positive roseconsiderably during that period, from 16.3% between 1984 and 1989to 72.7% between 200 and 2004. In 1988, there were 0.8 cases of HPV-positive cancers per 100,000people, compared to 2.6 in 2004 - a 225% increase. As smoking ratesduring the same period had dropped, HPV-negative oropharyngealcancer rates dropped by 50%.



By 2020, HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancers will be the major formof cancer for the head and neck, and the leading HPV-linked cancer,overtaking cervical cancer if current trends continue, the authorsadded. Gillison said: "These increases may reflect increases in sexual behavior,including increases in oral sex." Gillison explained that between 90% and 95% of HPV-positiveoropharyngeal cancers are caused by the same HPV type which iscurrently targeted by the vaccines administered to prevent cervicalcancer - HPV 16. Gillison wrote: "But with HPV vaccines, we have a great opportunity to potentiallyprevent oropharynx cancers in future generations - including inboys and men - but studies need to be done to evaluate the efficacyof HPV vaccines in preventing oral HPV infections." First author Anil Chaturvedi, PhD, said: "Prospective studies are needed to investigate the natural historyof oral HPV infection because little is currently known about itsincidence and persistence, any modifiable risk factors involved inits persistence and opportunities for screening." Gregory Masters, MD, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO),Cancer Communications Committee member and head and neck cancerspecialist, wrote: "This is a significant study because it clarifies the growing roleof HPV as a causative agent in head and neck cancer. The findingscould have particular relevance for HPV vaccine administrationpolicy and recommendations for those at risk for HPV-relatedcancers. We now have stronger evidence to tie behaviors to theincidence of different variations on this one cancer type.



What is interesting is that these findings about the incidence of oral cancer are in line with the simultaneous changes in sexual behaviorpatterns and the decline in smoking. We are encouraged by what theavailability of HPV vaccines may be able to do to prevent thesecancers now that we have a clearer understanding of causation, butwe also have more work to do for those cancers unrelated to HPV." Written by Christian Nordqvist Copyright: Medical News Today Not to be reproduced without permission of Medical News Today Additional References Citations.

I am Agriculture writer, reports some information about diamond edge polisher , diamond polishing paste.

Related Articles - diamond edge polisher, diamond polishing paste,

Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.

 

Do you Agree or Disagree? Have a Comment? POST IT!

 Reader Opinions 
Submit your comments and they will be posted here.
Make this comment or to the Author only:
Name:
Email:
*Your email will NOT be posted. This is for administrative purposes only.
Comments: *Your Comments WILL be posted to the AUTHOR ONLY if you select PRIVATE and to this PUBLIC PAGE if you select PUBLIC, so write accordingly.
 
Please enter the code in the image:



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance


STEPHEN BYE

Steve Bye is currently a fiction writer, who published his first novel, ‘Looking Forward Through the...more
SUSAN FRIESEN

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more
GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more
TIM FAY

After 60-plus years of living, I am just trying to pass down some of the information that I have lea...more
LAURA JEEVES

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
LINDA DECANN

Linda DeCann is US based pursuing her career as brand ambassador. Previously she has helped hundreds...more
MAX LIEW

I have a passion for graphics, photography, and website design. I worked as a graphic designer for a...more
DUNG NGUYEN MANH

AloTrip International Limited the field of travel services. We provide travelers all necessary infor...more
ALEX BELSEY

I am the editor of QUAY Magazine, a B2B publication based in the South West of the UK. I am also the...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2023, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license