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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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  • Laurence Lovat

    Laurence Lovat

    Professor of Gastroenterology and Biophotonics

    Experience
    28 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Simon Radley

    Simon Radley

    Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

    Experience
    30 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Sanjeev Bassi

    Sanjeev Bassi

    Consultant Adult and Paediatric Neurosurgeon

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Nick Plowman

    Nick Plowman

    Oncologist

    Experience
    41 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Sophie Grabczynska

    Sophie Grabczynska

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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