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Health / Cancer

Cancer It is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth which spread to other parts of the body
Symptoms Fatigue, Lump, Weight changes (loss / gain), Skin color change (yellowing, darkening or redness), Changes in bowel or bladder habits, Persistent cough, breathing toughness, Hoarseness, discomfort after eating, unexplained muscle, joint pain, bleeding .
Oncology It is a branch of medicine deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer.
Causes Of Cancer Gene Mutations
Causes of Gene Mutations Smoking, radiation, viruses, cancer-causing chemicals (carcinogens), obesity, hormones, chronic inflammation and a lack of exercise.
Types Of Cancers Carcinomas, Sarcomas, Leukemias and Lymphomas
Treatment Surgery, Chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy, Stem Cell Transplant, Immunotherapy /Biological Therapy, Targeted Drug Therapy / molecularly targeted therapy, Clinical Trials and Natural Therapy

Cancer Treatment
Cancer Treatment Name Details
Surgery Surgically removes cancer part
Chemotherapy uses medications to kill rapidly-dividing cancer cells
Radiation Therapy Uses radiation beams (inside (brachytherapy) / outside) to kill cancer cells.
Stem Cell Transplant uses stem cells to Repairs diseased bone marrow
Immunotherapy /Biological Therapy uses antibodies to fight and stops and Removes cancer cells growth
Targeted Drug Therapy / molecularly targeted therapy uses drugs to kill cancer cells and to stop cancer cells growth
Clinical Trials It uses different methods / ways to treat cancer.
Natural Therapy Uses acupuncture, hypnosis, massage, yoga, Meditation, relaxation techniques to reduce the Symptoms and side effects (nausea, fatigue, and pain) of cancer and its treatment.

Types of cancers
Cancer Type Details
Carcinomas Begins in the skin / tissue that lines internal organs ( the liver or kidneys).
Sarcomas Begin in the bones and in the soft tissue sarcoma.
Leukemias / Leukemia Relates to Blood
Lymphomas Begins in infection-fighting cells(lymphocytes) of the immune system

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