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Synonyms for cancer

Synonyms for cancer

any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer

a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere

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the fourth sign of the zodiac

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Given that most AIDS-related cancers are lymphomas, it is "quite remarkable to show solid tumor differences" in the AIDS population vs.
The incidence of AIDS-related cancers is falling among people infected with HIV, while other cancers are increasing in this population, according to a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Cancer Institute.
When people with HIV began taking strong anti-retroviral combinations, AIDS-related cancers like Kaposi sarcoma and lymphoma became less common.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, is holding a symposium to celebrate and showcase several important historic achievements in HIV/AIDS research made by former and current NCI scientists, introduce a new Center of Excellence for HIV/AIDS and cancer virology, and discuss new directions in the continuing effort to combat HIV infection, the devastating consequences of AIDS, and AIDS-related cancers.
Impact of HAART on the clinical management of AIDS-related cancers.