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Invasive cancer

Invasive cancer

cancer that has spread to surrounding tissue.


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Re: Possible Cure for Cancer

Surgery is a very primitive way to treat cancer, since cancer cells have the ability to bud off and travel in the blood stream. ... the structural identity of their normal counterparts in the organ, they become invasive into functioning tissue, and draw all the bloods resources for their growth. ...

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by bekbaev
Fri Nov 26, 2010 4:33 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possible Cure for Cancer
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Views: 7794

Possible Cure for Cancer

And how do you think, that is nowadays cured cancer? Basically by surgery. The problem is, that it is complicated, invasive, sometimes it's not accesible and even worst, it can spread throughout the body, so unless ...

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by JackBean
Fri Nov 26, 2010 5:44 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Possible Cure for Cancer
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Views: 7794

Re: PETA

... There is no good factual evidence to show that the use of animals in cancer research has led to the prevention or cure of a single human cancer." ... intuition coupled with his observation at the sickbed, but never from invasive, violent experiments on people, and much less on animals. Instead ...

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by noratmedicineforme
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:00 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PETA
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Odd mechanism for cancer

... a member posted the following explanation for the mechanism underlying cancer. I have been trying to convince him that there are a few, um, problems ... don't (like leukemia). Beyond abnormal cell growth, cancers are also invasive (they affect cells around them) and they may metastasis (travel ...

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by Wingnut
Tue Aug 05, 2008 4:29 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Odd mechanism for cancer
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Views: 3505

What is cancer?(in genral)

The way I look at it is that cancer is a tumor (abnormal growth/swelling) that has entered metastasis. Metastasis means it is invasive to other tissues (such as the blood stream). Cancer is tumor, but tumor isn't necessarily cancer. ...

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by EmmVeePee
Wed Feb 20, 2008 6:34 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is cancer?(in genral)
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