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Types of cancer, their symptoms and treatments.

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Uterine Cancer

Uterine cancer means that you have a cancerous tumor inside the uterus. The symptoms are often noticed early. Then you can get treatment that removes the disease. Cervical cancer is rare before the age of 40.

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Liver Cancer

Liver cancer means that there are one or more cancerous tumors in the liver. It can be released from the cancer if it is detected early, but it is more common that it is detected late. Then there are treatments that can slow down and relieve the disease. Some can live a good life with such treatment.

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Leukemia – blood cancer

Leukemia is a collective name for several different cancers in the bone marrow where the blood is formed. The treatment you will receive and how it will go depends, among other things, on your leukemia. More and more people who have leukemia can receive treatment that removes the disease or that makes it possible to live a good life for a long time.

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Skin Cancer

The three most common forms of skin cancer are malignant melanoma, squamous cell and basal cell cancers. All three can be caused by the sun's ultraviolet rays that damage the skin's cells so that they begin to divide uncontrollably.

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Brain Tumor

A tumor in the brain is called a brain tumor. The tumor can be either a benign tumor or a cancerous tumor. The prognosis for brain tumors varies, but it is often possible to get good treatment.

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Bile Duct

Gallbladder cancer is unusual. About 400 people a year get the disease. Most are over 65. Cancer of the biliary tract has usually spread to the body when the disease is detected. Then there is treatment that can slow down and relieve the disease for some time but it cannot be rid of.

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Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is quite uncommon. About 1300 people a year get the disease. Most are over 70 years old. Pancreatic cancer has usually spread to the body when the disease is detected. Then there is treatment that can slow down and relieve the disease for some time but it cannot be rid of.

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Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer after prostate cancer. There are different types of breast cancer. Most people get rid of the disease after treatment if the breast cancer is detected early. There are also treatments that can make you live a good life for a long time if the breast cancer is discovered later and has been able to spread.

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Basal Cell Cancer – Skin Cancer

Basal cell cancer is also called basal cell carcinoma. It is a type of skin cancer that is usually because you have been in the sun a lot. Basal cell cancer rarely spreads, unlike other cancers. It is still important to get treatment. Almost everyone who gets treatment gets rid of the disease.