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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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The largest and best, which was conducted by the NCI, compared the diets of 3,000 men and women with bladder cancer to the diets of 5,800 similar people who were disease-free.
The report provides estimates and forecasts of Bladder Cancer prevalence, Bladder Cancer diagnosis rate, and Bladder Cancer treatment rate for the period 2012-2019.
Bladder cancer symptoms may be identical to common bladder infections.
A more robust framework of support is needed for all patients and ABC is supporting new initiatives to improve the lives of people with bladder cancer.
1] Editor, Bladder Cancer Supplement, Canadian Urological Association Journal
Tobacco use has been linked as a cause, or risk factor, for the development of bladder cancer.
Photodynamic diagnosis of bladder cancer involves the instillation of a photosensitive compound, such as Hexvix/Cysview (hexaminolevulinate), into the bladder.
8221; In addition to educational materials it includes real stories from female bladder cancer survivors.
Dr Alison Birtle, Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer & Consultant Oncologist, Preston; ABC Trustee and Chair of the NCRI Clinical Study Group on Bladder Cancer says "There is a huge lack of understanding about bladder cancer which can lead to people being mis-diagnosed and/or diagnosed at a later stage in the disease.
Sc, Research Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine, looked for connections between ibuprofen use and bladder cancer.
BLADDER cancer is the seventh most common cancer in the UK and around 10,300 new cases are diagnosed every year.
While previous studies have linked 20 percent to 30 percent of bladder cancer cases in women to smoking, the new data indicate cigarette smoking is responsible for about half of women's bladder cancer cases, which is similar to the proportion found in men in current and previous studies.
Bladder cancer has been linked with long-term exposure to disinfection by-products (DBPs) in drinking water, but additional study is needed to evaluate the role of genetic variability in modulating adverse health effects of DBP.
COOKING meat at high temperatures or until it is well done could increase the risk of bladder cancer, experts said.