A complex cystic neoplasm of the ovary may be benign or malignant. Read on to discover the risk factors and treatments for this neoplasm.
Symptoms vary depending on the stage of the disease. Learn if you are at high risk, what lung cancer warning signs are possible and when you should see your doctor.
This article discusses proton therapy for prostate cancer patients trying to decide between traditional radiation and proton-based therapy. It discusses treatment length, economics and the basics of prostate cancer.
Cancer patients are often in need of financial help. The disease is overwhelming not only physically and emotionally since it also strains individuals and families of resources for medical as well as everyday needs. Find out where to get financial support for cancer patients.
Prostate cancer is a leading cause of death due to cancer in men. Aside from surgery hormone treatment can be given to delay advancement of the disease and increase survival. Find out more about hormone therapy for the treatment of prostate cancer.
Although there is common agreement that all melanomas should be surgically removed, controversy lies in the extent to which the margins around the lesions should be involved. Learn more about malignant melanoma resection margins and the benefits of surgical treatment.
Hard palate cancer, which is more common in men than women, is very rare. Smoking is considered as the main cause of this mouth cancer. Read the following article and learn more about the risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
What are the different types of brain cancer? Here we will detail and discuss the different brain tumor types associated with brain cancer and how they may affect the patient.
The risks of Taxol and Taxotere are based on the health of the patient. Most patients have limited side effects below the maximum tolerated dose. The benefits include increased survival time and slower disease progression.
Several drugs are available to treat cancer. Their indications, side effects and contraindications are described in this list of chemotherapy drugs.