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The Treatment of Lymphedema


Lymphedema of the arm and/or breast is commonly associated with breast cancer surgery and/or radiation therapy for breast cancer. Surgery that involves removal of the lymph nodes under the arm (axillary dissection) can cause lymphedema because of the mechanical disruption Read more

Testicular Cancer: What Every Man Should Know


However, it is the most common malignancy in men between 20 and 34. There is considerable geographic variation with the highest incidence being in North American White males. Factors such as cryptorchidism (undescended testis), or gonadal dysgenesis are known Read more

Skin Cancer


Skin cancers are divided into two general types –Melanoma and Non-Melanoma Non-melanoma cancers are primarily basal cell carcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas. 75% of skin cancers are basal cell carcinomas with 2.8 million cases diagnosed annually. Basal cell carcinomas tend Read more