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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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The Rarer Cancers Foundation said that figures showed 236 requests were estimated to have failed that would have been successful across the border and that the number of rejections for cancer treatment by the NHS in Wales more than trebled between 2010 and 2013, with more than 52% of requests being rejected between 2012 and 2013.
Then, of course, there is the matter of big business, and cancer treatment in Japan is certainly big business.
This drug, which binds to molecules in new blood vessels, prevents angiogenesis and is being studied as a cancer treatment.
Clyde Shores, VP, Marketing for the company pointed out that "In contrast to WebMD, Cancer Treatment Consultants strives to provide cancer patients with a single, comprehensive source of cancer information, including information about cancer providers in their community and across the country.
She leads national education seminars on advances in biotherapy and innovations in kidney cancer treatment.
Take time during the Holiday Season to create a sense of normalcy for relatives or friends who are undergoing cancer treatment.
Lawrence noticed that one of the most challenging issues for children undergoing cancer treatments was losing their hair.
Such treatment delay is highly undesirable, since clinical studies strongly suggest that presence of rash correlates with the clinical effectiveness of EGFR inhibitor cancer treatment.
UK-HIFU has been working with regulators to secure health insurance reimbursement for prostate cancer treatments using the Sonablate 500.
LONDON -- Revenues from adjunctive therapies used to relieve the side effects of both primary cancer treatments and the disease itself are forecast to top $24.
In addition to the well-known conditions of hair loss and nausea from cancer treatments, we can now help patients address the lesser known skin side effects of sores, rashes, burns, flaky skin and loss of skin elasticity that result from today's cancer treatments.
Companies Developing Nonbisphosphonate Bone- Targeting Cancer Treatments
com) is proud to be the main sponsor of Life Goes Om, a national, community-based project that lets people who are undergoing cancer treatments experience the mind, body, spirit connection through the practice of yoga.
The scientists and doctors at Dana-Farber have long established themselves as having the intellectual capacity and scientific foresight to turn laboratory discoveries into cancer treatments," says Jack Blais.
Champlin's extensive clinical and regulatory knowledge will be of great value to us as we continue to develop our pipeline of DNA-based therapeutics to treat and prevent a variety of vascular diseases related to cancer and cancer treatments.
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