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  • Breast Cancer Case Study

    and malignant; in the case of breast cancer, tumors are usually benign though there has been the occurrence of malignant ones as well. According to Pennery (2009), the most common type of breast cancer are carcinomas which could be distinguished into at least three types: invasive lobular carcinoma, invasive ductal…

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  • Informative Essay: The Cancer Cell

    “In 2015, there will be an estimated 60,290 new cases of breast carcinoma in situ diagnosed, 83% of which will be ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and 12% lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS). This year’s special section reviews breast carcinoma in situ, including incidence rates and trends, risk factors, prognostic characteristics, and treatment patterns. It is intended to inform anyone interested in learning more about breast carcinoma in situ, including policy makers, researchers, clinicians,…

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  • Thyroid Cancer Essay

    Biology 1A The Biology of Disease Thyroid Cancer Cancer is a disease that plagues many people word-wide and can prove to be extremely deadly with a high mortality rate, or not as much so with a high survival rate. This is because some cancers prove to be more difficult to manage and remove while others do not require to be removed and may just cause minor complications. Thyroid cancer happens to have characteristics from both these types of cancers; it can be subtle and cured easily if caught…

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  • Invasive Breast Cancer Essay

    About 1 in 8 U.S women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. In 2016, an estimated 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the U.S, along with 61,000 new cases of non-invasive breast cancer. All cancers begin in cells; our body has billons of cells. Cancer starts with changes of one cell or many cells. We have the right amount of cell in our body. The cells produce signals to control how much and how often cells divide.…

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  • Write An Essay On Why I Want To Make A Rocket

    “That is the price that you have to pay for your curiosity!” – Stated my father. I was there, a four years old kid, lying down with a lot of pain, second and third degree burns in my lower body. Kerosene, gasoline, and alcohol mixed in bad proportion were not effective as a propellant for my homemade rocket. When my grandfather asked me why I wanted to make a rocket? I answered: “Well, I want to see the stars better, and the best way is being close to them!” - He just smiles. I just was made my…

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  • Causes Of Breast Cancer

    In today’s society, there are people that are dealing with a very significant illness. This illness is known as breast cancer. Breast cancer is a very significant disease that many people have been affected by. This disease causes people to go through both physical and emotional pain and stress;which also affects the family while going through the various degrees of treatment that breast cancer leaves on people. Many people know about breast cancer, however people are not informed on how it…

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  • Lung Cancer Disease Diary

    systems. Lung cancer, also called carcinoma of the lung or pulmonary carcinoma, is an enormously deadly tumor in the lung. The tumor is an uncontrolled cell growth in the tissues of the lungs. It’s malignant neoplasm of abnormal cells. This form of cancer kills more men and women than every other form of cancer. When a tumor has spread through the body there is only a little hope to cure the patient. In…

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  • Nt1310 Lab 1

    Furthermore, NIR passes easily through physiologic tissue [14] and when applied to GNRs, it reduces the amount of heat required to apoptose a cell by half, preserving non-targeted tissue. . Research Question 2 Q: When advanced stages of Hepatocellular Carcinoma is present, will you be able to photothermally ablate the cancer cells? A: Yes; photothermic ablation is achieved through biophotonic application. The region of the electromagnetic spectrum being utilized is NIR;…

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  • Adenoma Case Study

    angiomyolipomas, and renal cell carcinomas. Additional dermatological findings include pitting of the dental enamel and gingival fibromas. Diagnosis is clinical with the presence of a major or a combination of minor criteria (definite diagnosis = either two major features or one major feature plus two minor…

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  • Thymoquinone: The Cause Of Cancer

    the article investigated the effect of thymoquinone on lung carcinoma, larynx epidermoid carcinoma, colon adenocarcinoma, and pancreatic carcinoma. Thymoquinone was found to have both cytotoxic and apoptotic effects on the cancers. Cytotoxic means that it was toxic to some living cells. Apoptotic means that it could induce the cell to destroy itself. Thymoquinone showed a major effect on the cells tested. The larynx epidermoid carcinoma cancer cells were the most affected. They exhibited…

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