About Cancer and Cancer symptoms

Cancer is one of the deadly disease, characterized by out-of-control cell growth which does not die. There are more than 100 types of cancer in the medical science have been discovered & each of them are classified by the type of cell which is initially damaged. There are trillions of cells in a human body & all those cells work together. In the deadly disease, called Cancer, one of those cells stops to pay attention to the normal signals that tell cells to grow, stop growing or even to die. In the process by which a normal cell changes into one which behaves abnormally, can take a long period and is often triggered by outside influences. Some kind of Cancers grows quickly, while the others take a long time becoming so dangerous. For its own set of genetic changes & growth properties each case of this destructive disease Cancer, is unique. The most destructive disease, Cancer can occur anywhere in the body. There are many types of cancer. Such as Anal Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Gallblader Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Leukemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Mesothelioma etc. Cancer cells continue to grow unless one of the four things occurs: (1) The cancerous mass is removed by the surgeon ;( 2) Chemotherapy or another type of cancer-specific medication, such as hormonal therapy, is given to the cancer patient; (3) A cancer patient receives radiation therapy; &( 4) Cancer cells shrink and disappear on their own. The last event, while extremely rare, can occur with some melanomas (one type of skin cancer) or some kidney cancers.

Cancer symptoms depend on many factors, such as the type of cancer, the stage of Cancer, size and the location. In the deadly disease cancer the early stages may not produce noticeable cancer symptoms. As the disease, Cancer progresses, the cancer symptoms often become more apparent. Some general cancer symptoms are: Fatigue, Unexplained weight loss, Fever, Pain Change of appetite, Nausea. Vomiting, Skin Changes. Many cancer symptoms share characteristics of other, non-cancerous conditions. If it is experienced any persistent symptoms or other changes in health, it’s important to see a doctor as soon as possible & if it is checked out that the symptoms are Cancer symptoms & the patient is in cancer then it is necessary to consult with an Oncologist as soon as possible .Some common gastrointestinal Cancer symptoms are: Cramps, bloating, gas pain, changes in bowel/bladder habits, constipation, diarrhea, bloody stools, rectal bleeding, anemia, and/or jaundice. Some common gynecologic cancer symptoms are: abnormal vaginal bleeding (after menopause, between periods, following sexual intercourse), pain during intercourse, pelvic/back pain, pain on urination, and/or watery, white or pinkish vaginal discharge. Some common cancer symptoms of head and neck cancers are: persistent pain, difficulty swallowing, voice changes, mouth sores, dry mouth, changes in appearance, and/or taste changes.
Some common hematologic cancer symptoms are: flu-like symptoms, fever, chills, joint/bone pain, anemia, night sweats, lymph node swelling, itching, persistent cough, shortness of breath, abdominal discomfort, headaches, easy bruising or bleeding, and/or frequent infections. Some common skin cancer symptoms are: a change in a mole’s size, shape, and color in the form of asymmetry, border/color irregularities or diameter (larger than 1/4 inch), itchiness, pain, and/or oozing around the affected area. Some common cancer symptoms of lung cancer are: a cough that doesn’t go away, pain in the chest area, shortness of breath, hoarseness, wheezing, coughing up blood, blood in phlegm or mucus, neck or facial swelling, and/or headaches.

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