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Things to know about bowel cancer

Cancer of the large intestine and rectum is widespread and is the fourth most common type of cancer in Switzerland. If bowel cancer is detected at an early stage, it is curable in most cases. That is why regular screening examinations are important. Here you can learn more.

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Understanding Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is a malignant tumor in the urinary bladder. The most common type of bladder cancer is urothelial carcinoma. Here you can learn more about the symptoms, risk factors and prevention of bladder cancer.

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Understanding Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer is a collective term for various cancers of the kidney. The most common is renal cell carcinoma.

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Our commitment to people with pulmonary hypertension

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What is pulmonary hypertension?

Shortness of breath, tiring more quickly and reduced capacity are amongst the early signs of pulmonary hypertension. Learn more about this rare chronic disease.

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Hodgkin's lymphoma - definition and most important information

Hodgkin's lymphoma (lymph node cancer) is one of the rare cancers.

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Things to know about cancer and the biomarker MSI-H/dMMR

Cancer patients need treatment that is most suitable for their specific disease. Biomarkers, biological characteristics that can be measured in blood or tissue samples, are an aid in finding the right treatment. MSI-h/dMMR is such a biomarker.