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Woman who was sent home by doctors with antibiotics is 'diagnosed with ovarian CANCER’

Woman who went to hospital with agonising abdominal pain and was sent home by doctors with antibiotics is diagnosed with ovarian CANCER at different hospital just hours later Joy Vivien Lee was rushed to A&E at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary on January 14  Discharged after a doctor said he did not have the equipment to examine her … Read More »

Pfizer, Merck KGaA's Bavencio takes a hit with second ovarian cancer failure

Back in November, Pfizer and Merck KGaA reported that immuno-oncology drug Bavencio had failed a late-stage ovarian cancer trial. And now the companies can make it two. Friday, the partners said they’d scrapped a phase 3 study examining Bavencio in combination with and/or after chemo in previously untreated patients after the drug showed it couldn’t… Read More »