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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
In Canada: There is an old tradition linking the daffodil and hope for cancer recovery, mostly in canada.

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience 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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Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Abnormal growth: Body has capacity to control its growth, maintain cells normal structure & function , have a purpose, will co ordinate with other cells of body, stay ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Kuhnke
40 years experience General Surgery
Cells gone wild: In its' simplest form, a cancer is a line of cells that grow out of the normal control system of the human body. Cells develop and die on a regular ba ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience 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
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Malignant neoplasm: Every cancer -- and there are thousands of subtypes -- is a clone of cells that has taken several genetic mutations, each causing the affected cells t ... Read More
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Abnormal cells: quoted from Medicine Net. com:. "Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells which tend to proliferate in an uncontrolled way and in some places metastasize ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience 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
33 years experience 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
50 years experience 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 28-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
33 years experience 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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience 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 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
23 years experience 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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