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    Cancer Vocabulary Word List (332)

    A)Abnormal, Acceptance, Aches, Acute, Additives, Adequate, Adult, Advanced, Advances, Advise, Advise, Advocate, Affect, Afraid, Age, Agencies, Agents, Alternative, American Cancer Society, Anger, Anticancer, Antigens, Anxiety, Assist, Attack, Attention, Attentive, Authorities, Avoid, Avoidance
    B)Beat, Benign, Biology, Biopsy, Blood, Blood test, Blur, Body, Bowel, Boys, Breasts
    C)Cancerous, Carcinogen, Carcinoma, Care, CAT scan, Cause, Cell division, Cells, Cervix, Challenges, Chance, Chances, Chemicals, Chemotherapy, Children, Choice, Chronic, Clinical, Community, Complications, Confusing, Consultation, Control, Cope, Cure
    D)Dangerous, Deadly, Dear, Decision, Density, Depression, Despair, Detection, Develop, Diagnosis, Digestive system, Disappear, Disclosure, Discussion, Disease, Doctor, Dread, Drugs
    E)Early, Education, Effective, Effects, Elderly, Eliminate, Emotion, Encouragement, Endangered, Endocrine, Endure, Enlargement, Esophagus, Evidence, Experience, Experimental, Expert, Explain, Explanation
    F)Failure, Family, Fatal, Fatigue, Fitness, Focus, Foreign, Friends, Fright
    G)Genes, Girls, Guidance
    H)Harmful, Healing, Healthy, Help, Helpless, History, Home, Hope, Hospice, Hospital, Human beings
    I)Imagery, Immunology, Impairment, Important, Improvements, Inadequate, Information, Informed, Infusion, Inherit, Innovations, Insecticide, Insurance, Intense, International, Intervention, Invade, Invasive, Invasive, Irrational, Issues
    J)Jogging, Joints, Jolt, Joy, Justification, Juvenile
    K)Kill, Kinds, Known
    L)Larynx, Lethal, Leukemia, Life, Listless, Liver, Living, Long-term, Love, Lumpectomy, Lungs, Lymph, Lymphoma
    M)Malignant, Mammography, Manage, Margin, Measures, Medical, Medicine, Men, Mental, Merit, Metastasis, Method, Middle age, Misconception, Monitoring, MRI, Multiply, Mutation
    N)National, National Cancer Institute, Negative, Network, Nodes, Non-cancerous, Normal, Normal, Numbers, Nurse, Nutrition
    O)Objective, Occur, Odd, Oncologist, Operation, Optimism, Organ, Organization
    P)Pain, Pancreas, Pathology, Pathway, Patience, Patient, Per cent, Perspective, Physician, Pink, Pioneer, Pity, Placebo, Pollution, Poorly, Positive, Practice, Precautionary, Preparation, Presence, Privacy, Problems, Procedure, Prognosis, Programs, Promote, Prompt, Prostate, Provider, Psychology
    Q)Quantity, Query, Questions, Quiver
    R)Radiation, Radiologist, Rally around, Rate, Reality, Recommendation, Recovery, Recurrence, Reoccur, Research, Resignation, Responsible, Reveal, Revert, Risk, Rough
    S)Sarcoma, Scientist, Seek, Share, Short-term, Sick, Sickening, Side effects, Signs, Site, Skin, Skin cancer, Solution, Sorry, Specialist, Spiritual, Spread, Spread, Stomach, Strange, Strength, Stress, Strike, Success, Support, Surgery, Survival, Survivorship, Suspect, Suspicious, Symptoms
    T)Target, Technology, Tendency, Tests, Thrive, Tissue, Tobacco, Tough, Trace, Training, Transition, Treatable, Treatment, Trials, Triumph, Tumor, Type
    U)Ultrasound, Uncontrolled, Understanding, Unknown, Unusual
    V)Vigilance, Visit, Visitor, Vital
    W)Waiting, Warning, Wary, Watchful, Weakness, Weep, Well-being, Wellness, Why?, Win, Wish, Women, Worry
    Y)Youth, Youth
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