In case of distribution (metastasis), symptoms may occur in different parts of the body.
What are the signs and symptoms of cancer?
EXibility of tumor growth, she begins to squeeze nearby organs,
Blood vessels and nerves. Such compression leads to the appearance
Some signs and symptoms of cancer. If the tumor is located in
Particularly important area, for example, in some parts of the brainA, T
Even small cancer can give early symptoms.
Sometimes the tumor occurs in places when symptoms may not
appear as long as it does not reach big sizes. Crayfish
Pancreas is difficult to determine using an outdoor inspection.
Some tumors of this localization do not give symptoms until
They do not involve into the nerves process, leading to the pains in the back.
Tumors grow near the bile duct, leading to a change in skin color
(jaundice). Unfortunately, when the prostate cancer appears
signs and symptoms, it is already common.
can also lead to the emergence of common symptoms in the form of temperature,
Increased fatigue, weight loss. This may be caused by tumor
cells that distinguish substances changing metabolic processes in
organism. Such symptoms may occur as a result of exposure
Tumors on the immune system.
cells secrete substances in the bloodstream that cause symptoms, usually
tumor. For example, some pancreatic tumors
glands produce substances leading to the formation of thromboms in
Vessels of the lower extremities. Some types of lung cancer produce
Hormone-like substances that affect blood calcium levels that
It affects the nerves and muscles, leading to weakness and dizziness.
The role of signs and symptoms in cancer diagnosis
the more effective than the previously detected tumor. Early detection of tumor
usually means that the treatment will be started with small cancer,
When he has not yet spread to other parts of the body. Usually this
means a greater probability of cure, especially if primary
treatment is an operation.
The importance of the early detection of the tumor is the melanoma of the skin. She is easy
Remove, if he has not yet sprout deep into the skin. At the same time, 5-year-old
Survival in this case reaches 100%. However, in the case
The distribution of melanoma into other parts of the body survival is reduced
Sometimes the symptoms are ignored in
connection with the fact that the person is frightened by possible consequences and
refuses to appeal to the doctor, or considers the appeared symptom
Not significant. General symptoms of the type of high fatigue more often
associated with cancer and therefore often not commemorated, especially when
there is an explicit reason or when they are temporary.
Similar to this,
the patient may think that a more specific symptom like tumor
Education in the breast is a simple cyst, which will pass
on one's own. However, such symptoms cannot be ignored, especially
If they exist over a long period of time, for example,
weeks or negative dynamics.
Some cases are possible to identify cancer before the appearance of symptoms. This is
can be carried out with a special examination of people who do not have
No symptoms of cancer. However, this does not mean that you have to hide
The symptoms from the doctor.
General features and symptoms of cancer
Know about some common (nonspecific) signs and symptoms of cancer.
They include inexplicable weight loss, elevated temperature,
fatigue, pain and skin changes. Of course, it must be remembered that
The presence of some of them does not necessarily mean the presence of a tumor.
There are many other states that may also be accompanied by
similar signs and symptoms.
one. Inexplicable weight loss
most people with cancer, weight loss in a certain
Disease period. Inexplicable weight loss on 4–5 kg may be first
Sign of cancer, especially pancreatic cancer, stomach, esophagus
2. Increase temperature (fever)
Temperatures are often observed with cancer and most often when
Common process. Almost all patients with cancer arises
fever at any stage of the disease, especially if the treatment has
Impact on the immune system and increases susceptibility to infections.
Less often an increase in temperature can be an early sign of cancer, for example,
With Hodgkin's disease (lymphogranulomatosis).
3. Increased fatigue
fatigue can be an important symptom as progression
Diseases. However, fatigue, weakness may occur on early
stage, especially if cancer causes chronic blood loss that
occurs when cancer Tolstoy intestine or stomach.
It may be an early sign of several tumors, for example, bones
or eggs. Most often, however, pain — This is a common symptom
five. Skin changes
skin tumors, some types of indoor cancer can cause
Visible skin signs in the form of darkening of the skin (hyperpigmentation),
Yellowing (jaundice), redness (erythema), itching or excessive growth
Specific features and symptoms of cancer
Above these general symptoms, you need to know other general symptoms,
which can be observed during cancer. Need to point out that
These features and symptoms — do not necessarily speak in favor of cancer because
meet with other diseases. However, about the appeared
signs and symptoms you must tell a doctor for the purpose of accepting
Solutions on the examination.
one. Violation of the chair or bladder function
constipation, diarrhea or change in the number of feces may indicate
Colon cancer. Pain when urination, blood presence in the urine or
Changing the bladder function (more frequent or more rare
urination) can be associated with bladder cancer or
prostatic gland. These changes must urgently report
2. Non-wound or ulcer
Leather tumors can bleed and resemble a wound or ulcer. Long
The existing ulcer in the mouth may be a cavity cancer, especially
those who smoke, chewing tobacco or often drinks alcohol. Ulcers by
penis or vagina can be as signs of infection, so
and early cancer and therefore should be examined.
3. Unusual bleeding or selection
Bleeding may appear on the background of early or running cancer.
Blood in sputum can be a sign of lung cancer. Blood in Kale (or
The presence of a dark or black feces) can be a sign of cancer thick or
Stamp Kishok. Cervical cancer or the uterus itself can lead to
bleeding from vagina. Blood in the urine — Sign of possible cancer
bladder or kidney. Blood isolation from a nipple may be
Symptom of breast cancer.
4. Seal or tumor formation in breast or other parts of the body
Tumors can be patched through the skin, especially in the breast, testicles,
lymphatic nodes and soft body tissues. Seal or tumor
Education can be the first signs of early or launched cancer.
About any such find need to tell a doctor, especially if you
found just or tumor (seal) began to increase in
five. Digestive violation or difficult swallowing
These symptoms may occur at different states, they are at the same
It's time may indicate the presence of esophageal cancer, stomach or
6. Change wart or mole
Any changes regarding the color, shape, borders or sizes of these
Educations need to immediately inform the doctor. Skin focus can
to be melanoma, which, with early diagnostics, well gives
7. Irritating cough or fucking voice
Incessant cough can be a sign of lung cancer. Hoarseness
vote — Possible sign of larynx cancer or thyroid gland.