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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Damaged genes: Cancer develops as clones of cells with damages genes conferring growth advantage accumulate new mutations. Eventually the genome is destabilized and ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Cancer is the: proliferation of cells that are supposed to run a normal course of life and die off. This may express itself in the form of a tumor but by the time t ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Mutated cells: A tumor is a clone of cells bearing genetic mutations that cause inappropriate growth, and that has acquired the ability to induce its own new blood v ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
A mutation that grew: A cancer is a mutation that grows fast enough in one's lifetime to cause disease. To reduce the risk of cancer, maintain a healthy weight and exercise ... Read More
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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
It is a Disease of C: Cancer arises from our body cells when they grow out of control. it is caused be gene abnormalities and manifests as an abnormal lump/Growth in some o ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cancer: Cancer refers to a group of diseases characterized by uncontrolled cell growth, leading to damage of normal tissues. For information, see the website ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
A mutation that grew: A cancer is a mutation that grows fast enough in one's lifetime to cause disease. To reduce the risk of cancer, maintain a healthy weight and exercise ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience in Medical Oncology
In 400 characters!: It is a group of diseases caused by multiple possible factors that lead to abnormal cell behavior. Cancer cells: grow too much, grow faster than norm ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
22 years experience in Urology
Urothelial: Do you mean urothelial cancer? If yes, this is is the cancer that arises from the lining of the bladder, ureter, and the kidney. Most of the tumors ar ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
16 years experience in Pathology
Cancer: If we knew the answer, we wouldn't need doctors or medicine. However, that said, from what we know, cancer is caused by an unfortunate set of interac ... Read More
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