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Prostate cancer is highly curable if detected early, so it’s important to follow screening guidelines and get treated right away.
Squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common kind of skin cancer, and it’s often caused by repeated exposure to the sun or tanning beds. While it can spread to other parts of the body, it can be cured if caught early.
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This article will review the symptoms, causes, and treatment of the condition non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Symptoms of this condition include painless, swollen lymph nodes in the neck, armpits or groin, fever, unexplained weight loss, night sweats, coughing, and shortness of breath, among others.
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common kind of skin cancer. It’s caused by repeated exposure to the sun. It’s rarely fatal, but it’s important to treat right away so it doesn’t get worse—that can lead to more complicated surgery and scars.
Fibrosarcoma is a malignant mesenchymal tumor derived from fibrous connective tissue around the bones. The condition is rare but can spread and divide quickly.
Osteogenic sarcoma is a cancer of the bone that usually develops when bones are rapidly growing during adolescence. It is the most common primary tumor of the bone.
Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a rare disease involving an excess of Langerhans cells, abnormal immune cells from bone marrow and can migrate from the skin to lymph nodes.
Most of the time, bruises are caused by something obvious, like an injury. But if you get a lot of bruises for no reason, it may be a sign of an underlying serious condition that needs treatment, such as kidney or liver disease and blood cancers.
Male breast cancer is incredibly rare and is usually not noticed until it has progressed. Symptoms include a painless mass, skin changes, or bloody or milky discharge from the nipple. It is usually a ductal carcinoma and treated via surgical removal of cancerous tissue.
This article will review the symptoms, causes, treatment, and prevention of non-small cell lung cancer. The primary symptoms of this condition include cough, coughing up blood, chest pain, shortness of breath, and hoarseness. A history of smoking is the predominant cause.
Ovarian cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the ovaries. Different types of ovarian cancer can present at different ages and with different symptoms.
Testicular cancer occurs in the testicles, two egg-shaped glands located beneath the penis. Signs of testicular cancer include a lump in the testicle, a change in how the testicle feels, aching in the lower abdomen of the groin, swelling of the scrotum, and pain in the scrotum.
Brain tumors are a growth of abnormal cells that develop from brain tissue, from within the brain lining, or migrate from another area of your body. Not all brain tumors are cancerous. Prompt diagnosis can determine effective treatment.