cancer

Stomach Cancer

What is stomach cancer? Stomach cancer or gastric carcinoma refers to cancer of  the stomach, the hollow organ in the upper abdomen. The stomach wall is made up of many layers, which protects the stomach from [Read More ...]

Ovarian Cancer

Definition Ovarian cancer is a malignant tumor in a single ovary, or both. Ovaries are the female reproductive organ which houses and releases egg cells. The ovaries also secrete certain hormones which [Read More ...]

Acanthosis Nigricans

What is acanthosis nigricans? Acanthosis nigricans (AN) is a disease condition where there are areas of dark and smoothly thickened (velvety) areas of the skin. These may due to unusually increased skin [Read More ...]

Choriocarcinoma

What is choriocarcinoma? Choriocarcinoma is the cancer of the uterus which originates from the tissues that would have otherwise developed as the placenta during pregnancy. This type of cancer develops from [Read More ...]
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