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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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Doctor

  • Mohsin Ali

    Mohsin Ali

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    36 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Sophie Grabczynska

    Sophie Grabczynska

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Peter Jones

    Peter Jones

    Consultant General Surgeon

    Experience
    43 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Nicholas Gibbins

    Nicholas Gibbins

    Consultant ENT Surgeon

    Experience
    17 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Tabi Leslie

    Tabi Leslie

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    28 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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