Cancer is characterized by the out-of-control cell growth. The uncontrollable or abnormal cell division form masses of tissues or lumps called tumors which can interfere circulatory systems, the digestive as well as nervous systems. The tumor can release the hormone and alter normal body functions. This is also called malignancy. About 100 or more types of cancer can be found such as skin cancer, colon cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer and lung cancer. All the tumors are not cancerous.
At first the uncontrollable cell grows in the body tissues that cannot die. The normal cell grows, divide and die which is normal for cell life cycle. This process is called apoptosis and when this process is interrupt then cancer cell are formed in the body.
Detection of Cancer
There are a large number ways in which cancer cell can be detected such as screening test, medical testing and presence of sign and symptom. Microscopic examination of the tissue is the best method detection to the cancer cell.
Cancer Symptoms in Women & Men
Since there are some general signs and symptoms of cancer, it does not mean that you have experienced with cancer when showing these symptoms ion your body. The main signs and symptoms of cancer are given below:
Although fever is extremely common in cancer it can be shown seriously when the cancer spread all over the body. In blood cancer (leukemia or lymphoma) fever is the first signs and symptoms.
In testicular or bone cancer the patients feel severe pain. Symptom of a brain tumor is severe headaches. In rectum, Colon or ovary cancer the Back pain is the main symptom.
In sin cancer the changes in the skin is shown vividly. But some other types of cancer skin may also be changed. In hyper pigmentation darker looking skin are found.Yellowish skin and eyes are found in jaundice .Reddened skin found in erythema.
Lose of weight
The people experienced with cancer lose their weight. 10 pounds or more weight loss from their body when lung, stomach, pancreas, esophagus cancer are created.
In leukemia, colon or stomach cancer fatigue salient symptom in which the patient fell extreme tiredness.
Some common sign and symptom are found in the patients of cancer. Bladder function can be changed in the cancer. A change in stool sizes, constipation and diarrhea are sign of colon cancer. In bladder and prostate cancer pain can be a symptom when passing blood in the urine. Long-lasting sore that don’t heal is a sign of oral cancer.
Vaginal Cancer Symptoms
Sores on vagina is a sign of vagina cancer. A white patch, white spots on the tongue is the sign of leukoplakia. Unusual bleeding, Coughing up blood is a sign of lung cancer. Blood in the stool is a sign of rectal cancer. Abnormal vaginal bleedings is a sign of Cancer of the cervix or the endometrium. In kidney cancer Blood is passing through the urine. Bloody discharge in the nipple is sign of breast cancer. Swallowing problems is a signs esophagus cancer
Researchers say that many cancers can be preventing from developing markedly. They give suggestion to stop smoking tobacco, avoiding sunlight, decreasing exposure to the toxins and chemicals, avoiding contact from viruses. To prevent from cancer, Vaccines of hepatitis B virus can be taken.
Treatment of Cancer
The cancer can be treated with many ways. The most effective’s ways is taking chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy, Surgery and Transplantation. The cancer can also be treated with hormone therapy, targeted therapies, proton therapy, and Biologic therapy, complementary and alternative medicine.