• Adult Cancer Types

          Find detailed, up-to-date information for many common and rare types of adult-onset cancer, and learn about how we support and care for our adult cancer patients before, during and after treatment.

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        • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          Adrenocortical carcinoma, also known as adrenal cortical carcinoma (ACC), is a rare and aggressive cancer that originates in the outer layer of the adrenal gland. Adrenocortical carcinoma is remarkable for the many hormonal syndromes which can occur in patients as a result of hormone-producing ("functional") tumors.

        • AIDS-Related Cancer
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          AIDS-related cancers are more likely to occur in people who infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. Learn about AIDS-related cancers, such as Kaposi's sarcoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and find information on how we support and care for people with AIDS-related cancers before, during, and after treatment.

        • Anal Cancer
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          Anal cancer is a type of cancer that forms in tissues of the anus. The anus is the opening of the rectum to the outside of the body. Learn about anal cancer and find information on how we support and care for people with anal cancer before, during, and after treatment.

        • Anemia
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          Anemia is a non-cancerous condition in which the number of red blood cells is below normal. Learn about anemia and find information on how we support and care for people with anemia before, during, and after treatment.

        • Angiosarcoma
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          Angiosarcoma is a type of cancer that begins in the cells that line blood vessels or lymph vessels. Learn about angiosarcoma and find information on how we support and care for people with angiosarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

        • Astrocytoma
        • Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care

          Astrocytoma is a tumor that begins in the brain or spinal cord in small, star-shaped cells called astrocytes. Learn about astrocytoma and find information on how we support and care for people with astrocytoma before, during, and after treatment.

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