Ovarian Cancer

The ovaries are two oval reproductive glands which are part of the female reproductive system. They sit on either side of the uterus and are close to the fallopian tubes. The primary function of the…

Mesothelioma

The mesothelium is a membrane that lines parts of the body including the abdomen and chest, along with most organs. The function of the mesothelium is to provide lubrication to allow organs to move against…

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Pancreatic Cancer

The pancreas is a large, pear-shaped organ that is part of the digestive tract. It sits high in the abdomen, behind the stomach, and joins to the common bile duct. The main function of the…

Sarcoma

Sarcoma is cancer that originates in supporting tissues including bones, muscles, fat, cartilage, and other connective tissues. Soft tissue sarcomas can develop in any part of the body. Sarcomas that develop on the arms or…

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Kidney Cancer / Renal Cell Carcinoma

The most common type of cancer in the kidneys is renal cell carcinoma which starts in the area of the kidney where urine is created. Kidneys are part of the urinary tract system. The function…

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Head and Neck Cancer

There are many different kinds of head and neck cancer,┬áincluding skin, thyroid, and salivary cancers. The most common type of head and neck cancer is squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCCA). It generally starts in the epithelial…