Lynch Syndrome

8 Aug
Symptoms of Lynch Syndrome

What is Lynch Syndrome? Lynch syndrome, formerly known as hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) syndrome, is an inherited condition that increases the risk of developing colon and rectal cancers. It is the most common hereditary cancer syndrome known to increase … Read More »

Rhabdomyosarcoma

8 Aug

About Rhabdomyosarcoma is a rare type of cancer affecting the striated muscles. It mostly occurs in children.Rhabdomyosarcoma[(Greek):- rhabdo: rod- like, myo: muscles] is a rare type of cancer usually affecting the striated muscles (muscles that are attached to bones and … Read More »

Oral Cancer

8 Aug
Causes and Risk factors for Oral Cancer

What is Oral Cancer? Oral cancer is also called as mouth cancer or oral cavity cancer. Cancerous growth occurring within the structures of the oral cavity is known as ‘Oral Cancer’ The oral cavity includes the mouth and all the … Read More »

Cancer Immunotherapy

8 Aug
Alemtuzumab Used to Treat Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

What is Cancer Immunotherapy? Cancer immunotherapy is a new advancement in cancer treatment that uses certain components of a person’s immune system to fight against cancer cells. It is a kind of biological therapy because it uses substances derived from … Read More »

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

8 Aug

About Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the commonest of childhood cancers and it has, over the years, served as an ideal cancer research model.ALL is the commonest of childhood cancers and accounts for almost 25% of all cancers in children … Read More »

Bladder Cancer

8 Aug
Causes and Risk Factors of Bladder Cancer

What are the CausesWhat is Bladder Cancer? Bladder Cancer is a type of cancer that affects the urinary bladder. The most common type of bladder cancer, known as urothelial cell carcinoma or transitional cell carcinoma, affects the cells lining the … Read More »

Peritoneal Cancer

8 Aug

About – Peritoneal Cancer Peritoneal cancers may be primary or secondary. Symptoms and signs of the cancer are vague and the diagnosis is usually late with poor treatment outcome. Peritoneal cancers may be primary when they originate from the peritoneum … Read More »