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  • Case Study Of Sandra Bishnoi

    Sandra Bishnoi was diagnosed with stage four cancer on January 2011. When diagnosed with this disease, she was a wife, mother of two, scientist in Chicago and a chemistry professor. Having cancer with two children ages one and four has scared and caused emotion. The oncologist considered her to do a two year plan because of how serious her condition was. Bishnoi children have helped her become a stronger person. When she didn’t have the energy, she found some to take care of their needs.…

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  • Colorectal Cancer Essay

    colon to form stool. Subsequently, the dehydrated stool then moves into the rectum for storage until signals are sent for its expulsion from the anus (Silverthorn, 2012). When carcinomas occur in either the colon or the rectum, they are collectively labeled as colorectal cancer. Despite the different locations of these carcinomas, the similarities in their pathophysiology and their origin in the same type of cells allow them to be labeled as one collective disease (Ballinger & Anggiansah,…

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  • Tanning Bed Persuasive Speech

    minutes, burn myself look like a tomato and dint look tan at all. (pathos) II. Tanning beds exposed you to skin cancer. A. Several types of skin cancer. a) Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer based on the CDC. b) Basel cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. B. According to the FDA women who use tanning beds more than once a month are 55% more likely to develop melanoma. (Logos) III. The alternative to tanning beds. A. There are several methods for tanning without a bed or sun, a…

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  • Nasopharyngeal Adenocarcinoma Essay

    tumors such as mucoepidermoid adenocarcinoma, adenoid cystic carcinoma, polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma,and adenocarcinoma not otherwise specified(NOS) . Thyroid-like low-grade papillary nasopharyngeal adenocarcinoma (TL-LGNPPA) belongs to conventional /mucosal surface origin-type, which exhibits papillary growth and abnormal expression of thyroid transcription factor-1 (TTF-1) mimicking papillary thyroid carcinoma. TL-LGNPPA is extremely rare with only a…

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  • Melanoma Skin Cancer

    There are many types of skin cancer but the three main types of skin cancer which are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Even though there are three major types of skin cancer this essay will be focusing on Melanoma. Before I can discuss how Melanoma works we have to understand the anatomy of the Skin tissue. In the human body our skin is the protection between the external environment and internal organs. The human body skin can be different in the thickness of the…

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  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Research Paper

    The effect of opium on diethylnitrosamine-induced gastrointestinal cancer in rats Uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells and their spreading to another tissues ,these characterizing of cancers which mostly lead to death ,if their spreading is not controlled.Cancers are caused by chemical materials ,infectious organisms,tobacco and radiation as external factors and hormones,mutation and immune conditions as internal factors.(1) Gastrointestinal cancers are the term for many cancers which…

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  • Lichen Schlerosus

    (LS) is a relativeley uncommon chronic inflammatory diseasethat often affects the external genitalia and perianal area. In 10% of cases there is also extragenital involvement. LS of the external genitalia has also been associated with squamous cell carcinoma of the penis and vulva. LS is 6-10 times more common in women where it often presents around menopause. In men LS is often seen in older men aged greater than 60 years. 15% of LS cases occur in children, mainly females, where there is a…

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  • Essay On Tumor Metastasis

    Alternatively, inflammation-induced activation of the pro-tumor cytokine family causes epigenetic modifications. A persistent inflammatory response in individuals with ulcerative colitis and inflammatory bowel disease causing oxidative stress and activation of TNF-α and NF-ҡB (tumor promoting cytokines) has been suggested as a major cause for colorectal cancer (Kraus et al., 2009). Activation of cytokines like STAT3 and NF-ҡB can also induce stem cell-like phenotype and stem cell expansion in…

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  • What Is The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks Essay

    In the Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot first presents us with various descriptions about HeLa cells, such as “immortal” and “never dies”. Thus, these distinct attributes that tremendously prolonged the life of of HeLa cells make the cells become one of the most significant tools in medical fields, such as cancer treatment, vaccine development, etc. As a person who learned biology in the past, Skloot knew the facts about HeLa cells, and they conduce to the whole world;…

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  • Causes And Symptoms Of Breast Cancer

    The World Health Organization (2016) has defined cancer as a term used to describe a large group of diseases which may affect any body parts including the brain, lung, bone, lymph node, and liver. By nature, our body controls the creation, growth, and death of cells. Cancer begins when cells do not die in a normal state (Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. , 2016) and when the abnormal cells are created rapidly and divide in an uncontrolled way. These excess cells then grow and form a…

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