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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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Clovis has slowly gained share in ovarian cancer treatment with its Rubraca drug, and Bank of America sees the company as better positioned in prostrate cancer treatments, Ahmad said.
"During the discussion, key topics such as oncology pricing, purchasing, patient support programs, treatment management and the effectiveness of cancer apps to support patients will all be debated to determine the best practices for the region's cancer treatment market," said Turner.
The two-year, $150,000 grant is part of the "Petco Foundation & Blue Buffalo Cancer Treatment Support Fund," available at the Cornell University Hospital for Animals to owners who otherwise could not afford the cost of cancer treatment.
Survivorship is the new frontier in cancer care, and hospitals like Cancer Treatment Centers of America Chicago offer an integrated care approach to help patients achieve a high quality of life.
"Joining the Prostate Cancer Center with UPMC Pinnacle allows the center to continue toprovide themost clinically advanced prostate cancer care while creating opportunities to advance the field ofprostate cancer treatment for our patients and community."
The activist said MPs should enact laws which reduce the cost of cancer treatment.
The peritoneal cancer treatment depends on various factors such as the stage of cancer, how advanced it is, and how it is spread to body parts.
Expensiveness of cancer treatment has become a worldwide issue and even the rich countries are finding it hard to ensure cashless services to their people.
'The main purpose of investing in this cancer treatment centre is to treat more people in the country, rather than travelling out for treatment.
Delayed or missed cancer treatment means cancers will continue to grow.
He also said that the IAEA was instrumental in the establishment of cancer treatment centres at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi and Eldoret's Moi Referral and Teaching Hospital (MTRH)."We are grateful that IAEA has partnered with the government to expand cancer treatment programme to include MTRH.
Now the way the Welsh NHS measures cancer treatment times is about to change.
Breast cancer survivors, especially women over age 65, are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease than breast cancer, underscoring the importance of effectively managing heart disease risk factors during and following cancer treatment. "Any patient who is going to undergo breast cancer treatment, whether they have heart disease at the beginning or not, should be aware of the potential effects of the treatments on their heart," says Laxmi Mehta, MD, chair of the writing group for a recent scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
KARACHI -- Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences (GIMS) has introduced most advanced cancer treatment facilities for residents of upper Sindh and this state-of-the-art cancer treatment centre would be made operational within six months.
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