Type of cancer

Adrenal glands are triangular-shaped organs located on top of each kidney. They are primarily responsible for the release of hormones that have a stimulating effect on the heart,...
Tumors that occur in the appendix comprise a large group of both benign and malignant diseases. Appendix cancer is extremely rare. Most patients are diagnosed after undergoing...
Men, Caucasians and smokers have twice the risk of bladder cancer than the general population. When diagnosed and treated in a localized stage, bladder cancer is very treatable,...
Bone cancer is a sarcoma (cancerous tumor) that arises in the bone. There are about 50 new bone cancer cases every year in Spain, making primary bone cancer relatively rare....
Primary brain cancer starts within the substance of the brain, spinal cord or nerves. Some tumors which arise from the brain or spine coverings (meninges) are also considered...
Types of Breast Cancer   Ductal carcinoma is the most common form of breast cancer. Tumors form in the cells of the milk ducts, which convey milk to the nipples. Ductal...
Tumors are defined as cancer of unknown primary (CUP) when cancer cells are found in the body, but the site where they originated cannot be determined....
A rare and slow-growing form of cancer, carcinoid tumors may develop anywhere in the body where neuroendocrine (hormone-producing) cells exist. Roughly 75% of carcinoids arise in...
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