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A 56-year-old female asked:

How does ando carcinoma effect your hunger?

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Dr. Ed Kaplan
Hematology and Oncology 41 years experience
Huh?: If you mean "adenocarcinoma" that is describing a glandular origin to cancer and isn't a specific type..Usually need to know what organ it's coming from. Many reasons and types of cancer can affect appetite. Depends on many things. Need more info.
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