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Summary

Cancer

Cancer is a malignant tumor disease that is formed due to abnormal and uncontrolled cell growth. Symptoms of cancer are enlarged and tender lymph nodes, abnormal bleeding, fatigue, weight loss, chronic cough and fever. Common causes of cancer are alcohol, tobacco or beetle nut chewing and an unhealthy lifestyle. The two main factors causing cancer are environmental and heredity factors. The prognosis is usually poor for malignant and end stage cancers. Management includes chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery.

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Doctor

  • Muntzer Mughal

    Muntzer Mughal

    Consultant Gastrointestinal Surgeon

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    GP referral
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  • Bernard Potluri

    Bernard Potluri

    Consultant Urologist

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    Experience
    38 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Abhay Chopada

    Abhay Chopada

    Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon

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    Experience
    26 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Stephanie Munn

    Stephanie Munn

    Consultant Dermatologist

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    Experience
    27 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Myles Black

    Myles Black

    Consultant ENT and Thyroid surgeon

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    Experience
    22 years
    GP referral
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Urologist

  • Vinod  Nargund

    Vinod Nargund

    Consultant Urologist and Andrologist

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    Experience
    37 years
    GP referral
    Not required
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