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Chemotherapy and Hormone therapy for Breast cancer

In contrast to surgery or radiotherapy, which are local treatments, chemotherapy uses one or more medicines that are spread all over the body. Depending on the situation, it is administered before or, more often, after the surgical procedure. When chemotherapy is given after the procedure, the doctors speak of adjuvant chemotherapy. This term means that chemotherapy aims to destroy the cancer cells that may be present …

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CANCER: WHAT TO KNOW AND HOW TO SAVE YOURSELF

Cancer is the cause of almost every eighth death in the world. According to WHO, 9.6 million people have died in 2018 from various cancers. Cancer ranks second after cardiovascular disease among the leading causes of death. Almost a third of deaths due to cancer are caused by an unhealthy lifestyle and diet. Therefore, WHO has developed a …

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What you need to know about cancer

The term cancer in the majority of the population is commonly associated with the whole spectrum of malignant tumours that cause various oenological diseases. In the human body, it can develop from the epithelial cells of many organs and tissues. In fact, cancer is a generalized term for a large group of oenological diseases in tissues and …

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Malignant Mesothelioma highly malignant disease in 2020

Malignant mesothelioma is a highly malignant disease that most often occurs in the pleura of the thoracic cavity, followed by the peritoneum, pericardium, or tinea vaginalis testis. Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) accounts for 10-15% of all mesotheliomas. The most significant risk factor for MPM is exposure to asbestos. There is no specific symptomatology, and imaging (computed tomography) and histopathology are crucial for diagnosis. There are no generally accepted guidelines for the radical treatment of MPM. Previously, the prognosis of …