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- Bladder cancer
Treatment for bladder cancer depends on a number of factors like the type of cancer, grade of cancer, and stage of cancer, which is taken into consideration along with your overall health and your treatment preferences.Bladder cancer treatment may include:1. Surgery: It is performed to remove the cancer cells2. Chemotherapy in the bladder (intravesical chemotherapy): to treat cancers that are conf Read More
- Bladder cancer (cancer of the urinary bladder)
The urinary bladder is the female urinary system. The female urinary system includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra, this helps in the removal of waste from the body through urine. Bladder cancer is a very common type of cancer that starts in the cells i.e. urothelial cells of the bladder, these cells also connect the kidneys to the bladder. Bladder cancer can be detected at an early stage and treated accordingly but once treated i Read More
- Esophageal cancer
What is the esophagus?
The esophagus is a muscular tube in the chest. It's about 10 inches (25 centimeters) long.
This organ is part of the digestive tract. Food moves from the mouth through the esophagus to the stomach.
The wall of the esophagus has several layers:
Inner layer or lining: The lining (mucosa) of the esophagus is wet, which helps food to pass to the stomach.
Submucosa: Glands in t Read More
- Ovarian cancer (cancer of the ovaries)
The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and vagina (vaginal canal) make up the female reproductive system.
When ovarian cancer first develops, it might not cause any noticeable symptoms. When ovarian cancer symptoms happen, they're usually attributed to other, more common conditions.
Signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer may include:
Abdominal bloating or swelling
Quickly feeling full when eating Read More