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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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Quality of Life after IntraperitonealHyperthermic Chemotherapy (IPHC) for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis.
Inability of oral intake in this patient with pancreas and ovarian cancer was considered to be due to gastroparesis and peritoneal carcinomatosis.
In horses and humans, abdominal carcinomatosis due to RCC has been rarely reported (HASCHEK et al.
1-5 Peritoneal carcinomatosis is a relatively common metastatic manifestation of a variety of organ-based malignancies, particularly of the gastrointestinal tract and ovaries.
At present, laparoscopic restaging with HIPEC remains an option to manage her gastric cancer with carcinomatosis.
Should the treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis by cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherap still be regarded as a highly morbid procedure?
In head and neck cancers, the great majority of patients with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis originating from PNI have no evidence of lymph node metastasis, confirming that the process of PNI is a distinct way of metastasis [28, 29].
Pulmonary hypertension in the context of lung carcinomatosis was first described by Bristowe in 1868 [7].
Cutaneous Lymphangitis Carcinomatosis Metastasis of Extra-ovarian Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma.
The report concluded that the images are consistent with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis with mild hydrocephalus (Fig.
La tomografia toracoabdominal mostro la presencia de multiples lesiones metastasicas en pulmon e higado ademas de carcinomatosis peritoneal.
Grade III or peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis (PMCA) has a 14 percent five-year and a 3 percent ten-year survival rate.
Cytoreductive surgery and intraperitoneal chemohyperthermia for recurrent peritoneal carcinomatosis from ovarian cancer.
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey understands John Waage's situation and we are mindful and sympathetic to him, his family, and friends during this difficult time,'' the company said in a written statement which repeated their assertion that "For patients with colon cancer outside the abdominal cavity, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network currently considers the treatment of disseminated carcinomatosis with cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC to be investigational and does not endorse this therapy outside of a clinical trial.