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Thursday, September 20, 2018

MOST COMMON CANCERS AMONG MEN AND WOMEN



Cancer is considered to be one of the most fatal diseases on the face of this earth. Studies and researches all over the world is being done to find a perfect cure for the disease, but humans still lose the battle against it. Though if detected at an earlier stage, there are more chances that the person suffering from cancer can overcome it and can come out as winner.

Sometimes cancer does not clearly reveal signs of the disease so it is advisable that a regular health checkups should be made in order to detect any warning signs related to cancer.  Besides routine physical examinations, lab tests or if needed, an x-ray ,there are some specialized tests like mammograms, CT scans, MRIs, sonography or  laparoscopy, which should be done. If something unusual pops up, your doctor may recommend some further in-depth tests and analysis to make sure about the disease.

Following a healthy life style, including a balanced and nutritious diet, exercise and proper regular health checkups, which might also include a screening for cancer can prevent it from budding somewhere in your body.

As we know, there are more than 200 types of cancer, but there are some most common types of cancer that a man or a woman can develop. Here is a list of top ten most common cancers that a man or woman is most likely to get.  :-

COMMON TYPES OF CANCER IN MEN

1.            Prostrate is the most common one in men.
2.            Lung and bronchus.
3.            Colon and Rectal.
4.            Urinary and Bladder
5.            Melanoma of skin
6.            Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
7.            Kidney and Renal Pelvis.
8.            Leukemia
9.            Oral Cavity and Pharynx
10.          Pancreas.

COMMON TYPES OF CANCER IN WOMEN
1.            Breast
2.            Lung and Bronchus.
3.            Colon and rectum.
4.            Uterine Corpus
5.            Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
6.            Melanoma of the skin
7.            Ovary
8.            Thyroid
9.            Urinary Bladder
10.          Pancreas

Whichever may be the type of cancer, either most common types of cancer or some rare one, proper treatment and advice of the specialist should be followed.