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Cancer

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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  • Josu de la Fuente

    Josu de la Fuente

    Consultant Paediatric Haematologist

    Experience
    21 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Francis Chinegwundoh

    Francis Chinegwundoh

    Consultant Urologist

    Experience
    31 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Daniel Glass

    Daniel Glass

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    16 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Lesley Kay

    Lesley Kay

    Consultant Physician in Haematology

    Experience
    40 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Peter Jones

    Peter Jones

    Consultant General Surgeon

    Experience
    43 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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