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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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Cara Turner, brand director -- Pharma, UBM EMEA, the organisers of the event, said: "In recent years, we have seen several launches of targeted cancer treatments take place in the Middle East region.
FDA Approves Karyopharm's Blood Cancer Treatment, Grifols' Immunodeficiency Drug
Since partnering with Cornell in 2010, the Petco Foundation and Blue Buffalo have provided $500,000 to Cornell for cancer treatment and research, assisting 136 families thus far.
What to Eat During Cancer Treatment's new edition puts a fresh spin on a stable of delectably solid recipes, introducing gluten-free menus and new reference sections on food safety and vitamin supplementation.
Professor Karol Sikora, chief medical officer of Proton Partners International, which runs the Rutherford centres, said: "The opening of our second all-encompassing cancer centre will deliver significant benefit to cancer treatment in the UK.
New Delhi [India], Feb 9 ( ANI ): Many cancer treatments affect the ability to become pregnant, temporarily or permanently.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 1, 2018-Sweden-Based Elektra to Supply Cancer Treatment Equipment to Ottawa Hospital for USD 29m
M2 PHARMA-January 9, 2018-Varian wins Taiwan FDA approval for new cancer treatment system, Halcyon
HUNDREDS of cancer patients are to benefit from a new 'personalised' cancer treatment and research project in Newcastle.
Among the more cardiotoxic cancer treatments are anthracycline-based chemotherapies people in the United States (daunorubicin and doxorubicin are examples) and radiation therapy administered near or through the heart.
However, newer cancer treatments, including biologics and targeted molecular therapies, appear to have dangers of their own that can include hypertension, heart failure, QT-segment prolongation (which can cause a fatal arrhythmia), blood clots, and pulmonary hypertension.
Q I've got bowel cancer and I've been asked if I would take part in a trial to find new and better cancer treatments. Do you think I should enter the trial?
The Welsh Conservatives claimed they would spend PS100m on improvements to cancer treatments over the five year term if they form a government in May.
Cancer treatments have variable impact on subsequent fertility (with the obvious exception of surgical removal of gynecologic organs resulting in sterilization).
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