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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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She was formally diagnosed with cancer of the womb on March 26 at Inverclyde Royal Hospital in Greenock.
Now, a study of more than 15,000 women - 30 years after they gave birth - has suggested they are at least three times more likely to develop cancer of the womb.
Her spokesman said: "She went for tests and results have come back and she has cancer of the womb.
Previously, "high body mass" was found to be a likely cause of endometrial cancer - cancer of the womb lining.
A few weeks later, Sheila, who had already survived breast and ovarian cancer, was diagnosed with cancer of the womb.
In addition to vaginal infections, other things can cause bleeding, including outgrowths from the womb, problems with the cervix and, most worryingly, cancer of the womb.
Part of the reason why Tamoxifen is not being prescribed as widely as it could be is because the drug is linked to cancer of the womb and blood clots in the lung.
Kayleigh Wadhams was diagnosed with cancer of the womb
was associated with a 10 per cent Every extra two hours spent sitting was associated with a 10 per cent increased chance of developing cancer of the womb lining in women, while bowel and lung cancer risk was raised by 8 per cent and 6 per cent respectively.
Cancer of the womb Like most cancers, the risk of womb cancer increases with age.
Having beaten cancer of the womb, and suffering with arthritis, Ann has also been the chairperson of the Llandaff North Community Centre for 25 years.
The mum has bred St Bernards for several years but recently had to take a break while she battled cancer of the womb and ovaries.
It solves the problem of cancer of the womb, uterine adenocarcinoma, which otherwise would kill up to 50 per cent of adult females.
Grandad Ivor Jones, 68, had pretended to befriend his former wife Joan as she battled cancer of the womb.