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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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How to Diagnose and Treat a Cancer of Unknown Primary Site. J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2017; 26: 69-79.
Cancer Principles & Practice of Oncology: Cancer of Unknown Primary Site. 7th ed.
In sections on general aspects, solid tumors, hematopoietic malignancies, and complications, contributors in oncology and other medical specialties review such topics as the biology of cancer and implications for clinical oncology, gastrointestinal tract cancers, cancer of unknown primary site, acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes, and AIDS-related malignancies and malignancies related to other immunodeficiency states.
Cancer of unknown primary site: 20 questions to be answered.
[4.] Pavlidis N, Pentheroudakis G: Cancer of unknown primary site. Lancet 2012;379(9824):1428-35.
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