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

    A carcinoid is a slow-growing type of tumor usually found in the gastrointestinal system (most often in the appendix), and sometimes in the lungs or other sites. Learn about carcinoids and find information on how we support and care for people with carcinoids before, during, and after treatment.

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

    Cervical cancer forms in tissues of the cervix, which connects the uterus and vagina. It is usually a slow-growing cancer that may not have symptoms but can be found with regular Pap tests. Learn about cervical cancer and find information on how we support and care for women with cervical cancer before, during, and after treatment.

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

    Chondrosarcoma is a type of cancer that forms in cartilage. Learn about chondrosarcoma and find information on how we support and care for people with chondrosarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

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

    Coagulation disorders refer to blood diseases in which the blood does not clot properly, which can lead to an increased risk of bleeding (hemorrhage) or obstructive clotting (thrombosis).  Learn about coagulation disorders and find information on how we support and care for people with these disorders before, during, and after treatment.

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

    Colon cancer forms in the tissues of the colon, which is the longest part of the large intestine. Most colon cancers are adenocarcinomas, beginning in cells that make and release mucus and other fluids. Learn about colon cancer and find information on how we support and care for people with colon cancer before, during, and after treatment.

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

    Craniopharyngioma is a benign brain tumor that may be considered malignant because it can damage the hypothalamus, the area of the brain that controls body temperature, hunger and thirst. Learn about craniopharyngioma and find information on how we support and care for people with craniopharyngioma before, during, and after treatment.

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