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Nodular Melanoma

What is Nodular Melanoma? Melanoma is a type of skin cancer and is the most severe. Melanoma accounts for many skin cancer deaths as compared to the other forms of cancer put together. Melanoma develops in deep areas of your

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Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

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What is Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma? Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma is a type of sarcoma with unique microscopic aspects make it a rare distinct tumor development in the soft tissues of the body. The tumor related to Alveolar Soft Part

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What is Angiokeratoma? Angiokeratoma is a non cancerous skin condition that affects upper layers of your skin and blood vessels below it. It is characterized by raised regions of your skin called papules, thickened epidermis and enlarged blood vessels.  

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Thymoma Thymoma

What Is Thymoma? Thymoma is an unusual tumor of the thymus gland. The thymus gland is located in the area between the chest and the lungs, otherwise known as the anterior mediastinum. Its primary function is to aid in the

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What is Myxoma? Myxoma is a benign tumour of mucous tissue, a type of primitive connective tissue. Mucous tumours have a specific consistency that resembles an umbilical cord and pathological appearance: they are globule-like, sometimes on a peduncle or sessile

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Osteogenic Sarcoma

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What is Osteogenic Sarcoma? The condition known as osteogenic sarcoma affects the bone of the body. Although a majority of those affected are adolescents and children, this may occur to those who are older than 60 and those who received

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Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia

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What is Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia? Multiple endocrine neoplasia is a collection of disorders affecting the endocrine system. Endocrine system comprises of glands that produce hormones that control your body functions such as metabolism, reproduction, growth and development, homeostasis, and others.

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Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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What is Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma? Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma has a major impact on society all over the world. The number of individuals diagnosed with cancer is increasing. In 2016, around 1,685,210 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the USA and 595,690

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What is Irinotecan? Irinotecan is a chemotherapy medication. Irinotecan is a plant alkaloid and is made from plants. It is used to treat bowel cancer and small cell lung cancer. It is used in conjunction with other medications. The trade

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What is Afatinib? Afatinib is a medication used for non-small cell lung cancer that has metastasized outside the lungs and that has certain EGFR mutations as per specified testing. The trade name for Afatinib is Gilotrif. Afatinib is a tyrosine

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