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Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer?

Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer?

Abdominal distention: Good news...Ovarian cancer is very rare. Bad news...Ovarian cancer does not cause any symptoms until the later stages. It is uncommon to diagnose someone with ovarian cancer at an early stage. Most women with ovarian cancer will complain of a decrease in appetite and abdominal bloating or distention. At present there are no good screening tests for ovarian cancer. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Can you tell me the symptoms of ovarian cancer?

Can you tell me the symptoms of ovarian cancer?

Ovarian cancer: The four most common symptoms of early ovarian cancer are pain, bloating, feeling full when trying to eat (satiety), and urinary changes. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of the horrible disease, pancreatic cancer?

Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of the horrible disease, pancreatic cancer?

See below: Unfortunately early pancreatic cancer may not have any specific symptoms. The general symptoms are pain in the abdomen and back, jaundice, weight loss and blood clots in vessels. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/pancreatic-cancer/ds00357. ...Read more

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Can you tell me which are the signs of breast cancer?

Can you tell me which are the signs of breast cancer?

Lumps and discharges: Some of the signs of breast cancer include lumps and/or discharges. Regular monthly breast self exam can give you a baseline to work from, and if you feel a change, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of vulvar cancer?

Can you tell me the symptoms of vulvar cancer?

A couple common ones: Most women present with a single raised area or mass on the labia majora. The labia minora, perineum, and clitoris are less frequently involved. Itching is also a common complaint. Bleeding, discharge, pain with urination, and/or an enlarged lymph node in the groin are less frequent but also possible presenting symptoms. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of syringoma?

Can you tell me the signs and symptoms of syringoma?

Syringoma: clusters of bumps near lower eyelids or armpits. They are overgrowth of cells from sweat glands. Laser is a treatment of choice. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of endometriosis?

Can you tell me the symptoms of endometriosis?

Varies: Some patients have no symptoms and others have pain with their cycles, sex, or daily with any activity. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Can you tell me the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Range of none tosome: Early stage cervical cancer tends not to result in symptoms (this is why regular pelvic exams and pap smears are so important) but symptoms can develop as the cancer progresses. These can include vaginal bleeding after intercourse or between periods or after menopause, watery/bloody vaginal discharge, pelvic pain or pain during intercourse. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of appendicitis?

Can you tell me the symptoms of appendicitis?

The early: Symptoms of appendicitis are abdominal pain that starts diffusely or around the bellybutton ; then localizes to the right lower quadrant (rlq) of the abdomen; some nausea, maybe with vomiting; and decreased appetite (anorexia). Early signs of appendicitis are abdominal tenderness that ultimately localizes to the rlq; there is discomfort with movement (e.g., the bumps in the road cause pain). ...Read more

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Can someone tell me the early symptoms of a kidney cancer?

Can someone tell me the early symptoms of a kidney cancer?

Blood in urine: There are no good early symptoms, other than small quantities of blood in urine that may require microscopic examination of urine. Other symptoms may be flank discomfort, ruddiness of coomplexion, weakness and renal colic if there are blood cloots due to frank bleeding. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of endometrial (uterine) cancer?

Can you tell me the symptoms of endometrial (uterine) cancer?

Bleeding: The most common presenting symptom of endometrial cancer is post-menopausal bleeding. It this happens you should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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What are early symptoms of cancer how can you tell that your symptoms are really connected with cancer?

What are early symptoms of cancer how can you tell that your symptoms are really connected with cancer?

Depends....: ...on the specific cancer, of course. Unfortunately, many cancer patients do not develop symptoms until it's too late. Thus the importance of prevention (living healthy, avoiding tobacco, HPV vaccine, etc.) and early detection (screening tests). If you have any unexplained symptoms, please visit your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me about the actual signs and symptoms of adrenal crisis?

Can you please tell me about the actual signs and symptoms of adrenal crisis?

Life-threatening....: Dehydration, low blood sugar and low blood pressure and abnormal levels of many of your body's electrolytes among other things. A lot of good information is available here: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000357.Htm. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of abdominal abscess?

Can you tell me the symptoms of abdominal abscess?

Fever: The most common symptoms would be fever and pain. Other symptoms can occur but that would depend on the site of the abscess. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are some early signs of testicular cancer?

Could you tell me what are some early signs of testicular cancer?

Mass: A lump that seems to be getting bigger. A change in the size of the testicle. A area in the testicle that feels hard or "gritty". A area of the testicle that feels as if there is some missing or soft. ...Read more

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Can somebody please tell me the symptoms of prostate cancer?

Can somebody please tell me the symptoms of prostate cancer?

Variable: Prostate cancer is vanishly rare before 40 years of age. The symptoms are variable and usually there are none. There may be trouble urinating, blood in urine or the symptoms may be due to metastases, such as bone pain. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/prostate-cancer/ds00043/dsection=symptoms. ...Read more

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Ovarian Cancer (Definition)

A typically silend cancer which ...Read more