Broome Oncology

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Targeted radiotherapy for head and neck cancer could reduce the risk of dry mouth (02-22-2017)
A troublesome side effect of radiation therapy treatment of cancers involving the head and neck is dry mouth.  This occurs as a consequence of radiation damage to the salivary glands.  According to a... Continue Reading

Genetic profiling can guide stem cell transplantation for patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (02-21-2017)
A single blood test and basic information about a patient’s medical status can indicate which patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) are likely to benefit from a stem cell transplant, and the intensity... Continue Reading

Nearly half of U.S. men actively infected with HPV, study finds HPV-linked cancers on the rise in men, but nearly 9 in 10 vaccine-eligible men are unvaccinated! (02-20-2017)
By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service The most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. has a bit of a twist. It’s what’s known as a “subclinical infection” — those infected suffer... Continue Reading

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Binghamton
169 Riverside Drive
Binghamton, NY 13905
(607) 798-5307
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Johnson City
30 Harrison Street
Johnson City, NY 13790
(607) 763-6850
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Monday – Thursday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Friday 8:00am- 12:00pm