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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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Musselman is the son of former NBA coach Bill Musselman, who died in May 2000 due to complications from bone-marrow cancer.
Many then headed down the M74 to a short service at Carlisle Crematorium for the 55-year-old Cumbria-born handler, who died on Friday following a brave battle against bone-marrow cancer, leaving a wife, Janet, and two sons, Andrew and David.
The West Los Angeles VA Medical Center is looking for 21 patients with multiple myeloma - a rare form of bone-marrow cancer - to participate in a clinical trial.
Spurring the heavy-volume rally in MLNM shares was news that the firm's Velcade chemotherapy treatment for blood and bone-marrow cancers significantly prolongs life, according to the latest studies.