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Treatments for Metastatic cancer

Treatment List for Metastatic cancer

The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Metastatic cancer includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

  • Treatments depend on the specific type of cancer, the degree and location of metastases, and any treatment the patient may have already had for the primary cancer. Treatments include:
    • Chemotherapy
    • Radiation therapy
    • Surgery
    • Biological therapy (immunotherapy)
    • Hormone therapy
    • Combination therapy - different cancers respond to different combinations of the various treatments
    • Adjuvant therapy - receiving additional chemotherapy, hormone, or other therapy after surgery or radiation
    • Neoadjuvant therapy - additional chemotherapy, hormone, or other therapy before surgery or radiation
    • Palliative management - Treatment of the symptoms of the cancer to keep the patient as comfortable and functional as possible where curative treatment is not possible or not chosen by the patient

Metastatic cancer: Is the Diagnosis Correct?

The first step in getting correct treatment is to get a correct diagnosis. Differential diagnosis list for Metastatic cancer may include:

Metastatic cancer: Marketplace Products, Discounts & Offers

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Curable Types of Metastatic cancer

Possibly curable types of Metastatic cancer may include:

Metastatic cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospital statistics for Metastatic cancer:

These medical statistics relate to hospitals, hospitalization and Metastatic cancer:

  • 0.26% (33,613) of hospital consultant episodes were for secondary malignant neoplasm of respiratory and digestive organ in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 86% of hospital consultant episodes for secondary malignant neoplasm of respiratory and digestive organ required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 40% of hospital consultant episodes for secondary malignant neoplasm of respiratory and digestive organ were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 60% of hospital consultant episodes for secondary malignant neoplasm of respiratory and digestive organ were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Hospitals & Medical Clinics: Metastatic cancer

Research quality ratings and patient incidents/safety measures for hospitals and medical facilities in specialties related to Metastatic cancer:

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Choosing the Best Treatment Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Metastatic cancer, on hospital and medical facility performance and surgical care quality:

Medical news summaries about treatments for Metastatic cancer:

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