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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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Matt had been training to become a police officer when he first felt a niggle in his leg and went on to be diagnosed with sarcoma, a rare bone cancer.
25 ( ANI ): Carson Daly's stepfather, Richard Caruso, has passed away after battling bone cancer.
Matt Hadden suffers from terminal bone cancer and has faced intensive treatment including a leg amputation and chemotherapy.
Smith-GuzmAaAaAeA n is going to analyze the teenager's DNA to learn more abo the young person, including narrowing down the type of bone cancer he or she had and trying to trace his or her ancestry, the STRI said.
Hannah Birkett, from the Bone Cancer Research Trust, said: "Modern lifestyles and environmental factors loom large in people's perceptions of the cause of cancer - this finding reconfirms the importance of considering other factors such as bone growth.
On 20 June he went to see his GP who immediately referred him for further tests at hospital where just two days later he was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare form of primary bone cancer.
Ryan was diagnosed with a type of bone cancer called Ewing sarcoma in July 2014.
He was subsequently diagnosed with Osteosarcoma - a rare type of bone cancer.
I hope this story raises awareness for others with primary bone cancer.
The Bone Cancer Research Trust (BCRT) is a charity in the UK and Ireland dedicated to improving outcomes for people affected by primary bone cancer.
As the definitive reference in the field, this collection presents the state-of-the-art in understanding the biology of primary bone tumors and bone metastases, diagnosing bone cancer, and choosing the best therapeutic approach.
He said: "I was diagnosed with a type of bone cancer at the age of 11 and cleared two year ago at the age of 16.
WHEN mum-of-two Paula Wood was diagnosed with terminal bone cancer, she didn't know where to turn.
The company added that ADXS-cHER2 is an immunotherapy under investigation for targeting the HER2 receptor, which is overexpressed in certain solid-tumor cancers, including bone cancer and breast cancer.
A POLICE sergeant who thought she had hurt her leg on the beat instead discovered she had a rare form of bone cancer in her knee.