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‘Cancer’ Diseases

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Heart Cancer

Heart Cancer

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 6:50

Heart CancerHEART CANCER HEART CANCER It is malignant tumor and is very rare form of cancer. Other name for heart cancer is CARDIAC CARCINOMA. It ...

Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer

Thursday, March 10, 2011 3:25

Testicular Cancer: Testicular cancer or cancer of the testicles is caused due to the growth of carcinogenic cells in the testicles. There is no exact cause known of how testicular cancer is caused in men....

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Stomach Cancer

Stomach Cancer

Thursday, March 10, 2011 3:11

Although the incidence of stomach cancer has declined dramatically in the United States and Western Europe in the last 60 years, the disease remains a serious problem in much of the rest of the world, where it's a leading cause of cancer death. This global variation is ...

Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 3:23

What is Skin Cancer? Cancer develops when DNA, the molecule found in cells that encodes genetic information, becomes damaged and the body cannot repair the damage. These damaged cells begin to grow and divide uncontrollably. When this occurs in the skin, skin cancer develops. As ...

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Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Monday, March 7, 2011 5:33

Cancer occurs when cells undergo a transformation and begin to grow and multiply without normal controls. As the cells grow and multiply, they form masses called tumors. Cancer is dangerous because it overwhelms healthy cells by taking their space and the oxygen and nutrients they need to survive ...

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Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 6:16

Liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma) is the cancer of the liver, also known as hepatoma or primary liver cancer.The liver is composed of a variety of cells such as blood vessels, bile ducts and fat-storing cells. Liver cells or hepatocytes construct the 80 per cent of liver tissues and ...

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Fibroid Tumors in Breast

Fibroid Tumors in Breast

Friday, February 25, 2011 4:11

Fibroid Breast Tumors are benign, solid tumors that grow in the breasts of women of reproductive age, especially women in their 20s or 30s. According to the Mayo Clinic, fibroid breast tumors are the most common types of breast lumps that occur in women. Although these tumors are ...

Bone Cancer

Bone Cancer

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 23:00

Bone cancer is triggered off when there is a disorder of the cells that bones are made up of. If the cancer starts in the bone, it is known as primary bone cancer. Each year about 2000 people are diagnosed with bone tumors in the US. Tumors in ...

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Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 7:26

The lowest narrow end of the uterus is known as cervix. It is opening of the uterus that is connected to upper vagina. Before the development of cancer, the cervical cells undergo certain changes, known as dysplasia. During this stage, abnormal cells start to appear in the cervical ...

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Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer

Thursday, January 27, 2011 4:33

Bladder is a balloon shaped hollow organ located in the pelvic region of the body, which stores urine generated by the kidneys, until it is expelled from the body....

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