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Aspirin May Lower Risk of Pancreatic Cancer

A new study provides evidence that a daily aspirin may reduce the risk of developing pancreatic cancer.

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Testicular seminoma

This testicular cancer slide show features pathology images of seminomas, yolk sac and germ-cell tumors, and teratomas.

When the media reported earlier this year that giant drugstore chain CVS had announced that it would stop selling tobacco products, it appeared to be a sudden, independent, and ethically responsible business decision. In fact, there is important background and subtext.

In situ urothelial (transitional cell) carcinoma of the bladder

This bladder cancer slide show features images of urothelial (transitional cell) carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, as well as sarcomatoid, small-cell, and squamous cell carcinomas.

Men who underwent a vasectomy had a modest increase in the incidence of prostate cancer—and particularly lethal prostate cancer.

Primary adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder

This slide show features pathology slides of cancers of the gallbladder and bile duct, including adenocarcinomas, melanomas, lymphomas, and squamous cell carcinomas.

Although rare, long-term recurrence of soft-tissue sarcoma is possible, and patients with retroperitoneal, very large sarcomas, or high-grade disease should undergo long-term follow-up to detect late disease recurrence.

A 50-year-old man presents with a reddish mass at the limbus of his right eye. What is your diagnosis?

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