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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.

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Things to know about bowel cancer

Bowel cancer usually occurs in the large intestine (colon) or rectum and only rarely in the small intestine. This is why "bowel cancer" is usually understood to mean cancer of the large intestine or rectum. It is also known as colorectal cancer or colorectal carcinoma.

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Understanding Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is the most common type of urothelial cancer, which can also arise in the renal pelvis, the ureters or the urethra.