Items Tagged ‘diagnosis’

February 1, 2018

One Stop Shop

By Riz riz226

I was initially treated at UCLA Health for folicular lymphoma and had excellent care. So, when a year later I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, I knew I wanted to stay at UCLA. After my biopsy I was referred to Dr. Livhits. I got great care and was offered options. Staying within the UCLA Health […]

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Tags: annual exam, biopsy, diagnosis, Dr. Masha Livhits, endocrinology, folicular lymphoma, patient stories, surgery, thyroid cancer, ucla endocrine, UCLA Endocrine Center


Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment have evolved. Here’s where we are:

July 3, 2017

Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment have evolved. Here’s where we are:

By Tami Dennis tamidennis

If you’re a man of a certain age, or someone who loves him, the thought of prostate cancer is never far away. After all, the disease is the most common cancer diagnosis in men, and the likelihood increases with age. That’s why researchers and physicians worldwide are working to improve diagnoses and treatments. No one […]

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Tags: diagnosis, Dr. Mark Litwin, prostate cancer, treatment, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center