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- Bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma)
Signs of bile duct cancer include:
Yellow skin or eyes (jaundice)
Pain in your belly or sides
Upset stomach and vomiting
Loss of appetite or weight loss
- Brain cancer
General signs and symptoms caused by brain tumors may include:
New onset or change in pattern of headaches
Headaches that gradually become more frequent and more severe
Unexplained nausea or vomiting
Vision problems, such as blurred vision, double vision or loss of peripheral vision
Gradual loss of sensation or movement in an arm or a leg
Difficulty with balance
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- 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.
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- Formalin intoxication
- Functioning argentaffinoma
- Mucinous cystadenoma
Mucinous cystadenoma is a benign ovarian tumor, generally affecting women at the age of 30-40 years. It is mostly asymptomatic, and hence people fail to notice it, but sometimes some patients feel the following symptoms.
Abdominal distension, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, urinary symptoms, vaginal bleeding or discharge, and irregular menstruation. These are not conclusive symptoms because symptoms may Read More
- Prolactinoma (pituitary tumor)
Large pituitary tumors — those measuring about 1 centimeter (slightly less than a half-inch) or larger — are known as macroadenomas. Smaller tumors are called microadenomas. Because of the size of macroadenomas, they can put pressure on the normal pituitary gland and nearby structures.
Signs and symptoms related to tumor pressure
Signs and symptoms of pressure from a pituitary tumor may include:
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