Cancer Medicine

A disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably and destroy body tissue.

Most common types

  • Breast cancer

    A cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts.

  • Prostate cancer

    A cancer in a man's prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland that produces seminal fluid.

  • Basal cell cancer

    A type of skin cancer that begins in the basal cells.

  • Melanoma

    The most serious type of skin cancer.

  • Colon cancer

    A cancer of the colon or rectum, located at the digestive tract's lower end.

  • Lung cancer

    A cancer that begins in the lungs and most often occurs in people who smoke.

  • Leukemia

    A cancer of blood-forming tissues, hindering the body's ability to fight infection.

  • Lymphoma

    A cancer of the lymphatic system.