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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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  • Mr Alasdair Mace

    Mr Alasdair Mace

    Otorhinolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon

    Experience
    21 years
    GP referral
    Required
  • Neil Haldar

    Neil Haldar

    Consultant Urologist

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Fraser McLeod

    Fraser McLeod

    Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician

    Experience
    41 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Arunmoy Chakravorty

    Arunmoy Chakravorty

    Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Helen Fernandes

    Helen Fernandes

    Consultant Neurosurgeon

    Experience
    13 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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