July 29, 2016

A Review of Carcinoid Tumors

Carcinoid tumors are extremely rare, affecting about 2 out of every 100,000 people. They are neuroendocrine tumors that come from cell types known as enterochromaffin cells. […]
June 15, 2016

Treating Wilm’s Tumor in Children

Wilm’s tumor is the most common kidney cancer in children. It has a very high survival rate when treated appropriately. About 90 percent of these patients […]
September 12, 2015

Is Every Tumor A Cancer?

“Cancer” and “tumor” are two different terms that are often used interchangeably. However, these terms should be kept distinct and should not be mixed, because they […]
September 12, 2015

What Is Cancer?

  Cancer – put in simple terms – is an uncontrolled and abnormal division of body cells. Cancer can affect all body parts including the skin, […]