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Cancer

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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    Peter Jones

    Consultant General Surgeon

    Experience
    43 years
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    Arunmoy Chakravorty

    Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    23 years
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    Stephanie Munn

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    27 years
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    Julia Scarisbrick

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    21 years
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    Andrew Quaile

    Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Experience
    37 years
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