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HOSPITAL
BIOPSY
TISSUES
ORGANS
CELLS
REMISSION
RADIATION
RIBBON
FIGHT
CURE
CANCER
CHEMO

Relay For Life Word Search

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2000 ddollars
24/7
american cancer society
awarness
believe
brain cancer
breast cancer
cancer
celebrate
charity
chemo
cure
determined
doernbecher
donate
faith
family
fight
happieness
hope
hospital
leukemia
life
love
lung cancer
lymphome
make a wish
melignant tumour
memories
october
pink
recovery
relay
remember
remission
ribbons
run
st. judes
stand beside
strength
sugery
support
survivor
susan g. komen
thiroid cancer
treatment
unity

BREAST CANCER Crossword

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Another word for cancer Malignant
removal of tissue to check for cancer biopsy
surgery to remove only the tumor and smallest amount of surrounding tissue lumpectomy
What is the study and treatment of cancer oncology
Treatments provided after breast surgery to eliminate cancer cells adjuvant
not cancer benign
breast xray mammogram
A type of tumor found in connective tissue sarcoma
The greater a women’s exposure to this hormone, the more susceptible she is to breast cancer estrogen
inherited mutations of these genes are known to increase the risk of breast cancer BRCA
A ____________ is a surgery in which the breast is completly removed masectomy
swelling that usually occurs as a side effect when axillary lymph nodes are removed Lymphedema
what do you caLL an abnormal growth or mass of tissue? tumor
what is x-ray energy that kills cancer cells radiation
medicines used to stop or slow the growth of cancer cells chemotherapy
the malignant growth of cells synonymous with cancer carcinoma
in what condition do systems of a disease get reduced or no longer detectable Remission
for the best possible outcome you want a good ______ from your oncologist prognosis
the science of studying the nature of a disease pathology

Relay For Life Word Search

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doernbecher
2000 dollars
24/7
american cancer society
awarness
believe
brain cancer
breast cancer
cancer
celebrate
charity
chemo
cure
determined
donate
faith
family
fight
happienes
hope
hospital
leukemia
life
love
lung cancer
lymphome
make a wish
melignant tumour
memories
october
pink
recovery
relay
remember
remission
ribbons
run
St. Judes
stand beside
strength
support
surgery
survivor
susan g. komen
thiroid cancer
treatment
unity

Diseases Word Search

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angioplasty
bypass
arteriosclerosis
triglycerides
salt
arteries
clot
cholesterol
hypertension
cardiac arrest
stroke
heart attack
radiation
surgery
chemotherapy
carcinogen
remission
metastasis
malignant
benign
oncologist
biopsy
contagious
tourettes
self mutiliation
PTSD
OCD
schizophrenia
depression
bipolar
anxiety
alzheimers
heart disease
cancer
non communicable

Lung Cancer Word Search

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Faith
Therapy
Disease
Non-smoker
Believe
Survivor
Radiation
Cure
Chemo
Cancer
Support
Strength
Bravery
Lungs
Smoking
Hope
Lung Cancer

Cancer Vocab and ABCs of Melanoma Crossword

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mass of abnormal cells Tumor
tumor that is NOT cancerous Benign Tumor
tumor that IS cancerous Malignant Tumor
spread of cancer from one part of the body to the next Metastasis
substances that cause cancer Carcinogens
cancer signs and symptoms disapear Remission
return of cancer after remission Recurrence
removal of tissue sample to see if cancer is present Biopsy
X ray of the breast used to screen for breast cancer Mammogram
disease characterized by the rapid and uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells Cancer
one half doesn't match the other half Asymmetry
edges are ragged or blurred Border
not uniform shades Color
something larger than the size of a pencil topper Diameter
most common type of cancer Skin
cancer occurs most in females over 50 Breast Cancer
leading cause of cancer death Lung Cancer
cancer starts in the lymphatic system Lymphoma
white blood cells that start in the bone marrow Leukemia
develop in the digestive tract Colon Rectum

Cancer Crossword

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Clinical breast exams and mammograms can help to detect this (2 words) BREAST CANCER
X-ray screening for breast cancer: MAMMOGRAM
knowledge or perception of a situation or fact A W A R E N E S S
the science of studying the nature of a disease P A T H O L O G Y
Another word for cancer M A L I G N A N T
what do you caLL an abnormal growth or mass of tissue? TUMOR
surgery to remove only the tumor and smallest amount of surrounding tissue L U M P E C T O M Y
in what condition do systems of a disease get reduced or no longer detectable REMISSION
medicines used to stop or slow the growth of cancer cells CHEMOTHERAPY
what is x-ray energy that kills cancer cells R A D I A T I O N
A type of tumor found in connective tissue SARCOMA
removal of tissue to check for cancer B I O P S Y
What is the most common histologic type of thyroid carcinoma Papillary
chemopreventive agents has been shown to lower prostate cancer occurrence Finasteride
delivery of radiation therapy through internal implants BRACHYTHERAPY
inflammation of the oral tissues STOMATITIS
substances produced by cells of the immune system to enhance production and functioning ofcomponents of the immune system CYTOKINES
loss of hair is a side effect of Chemotherapy ALOPECIA
programmed cell death APOPTOSIS

Oncology Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Abnormal growth of body tissue Tumor
Malignant tumor that occurs in epithelial tissue Carcinoma
Malignant tissue that arises from connective tissues Sarcoma
General term affecting hymphoid tissues Lymphomas
Carcinoma that develops from the cells of the breast Breast cancer
Study of the prevention, causes, and treatment of tumors Oncology
Process of classifying tumors by how far the disease has progressed Staging tumors
Surgical removal of only the cancerous tissue with the surrounding margin of normal tissue Lumpectomy
Surgical removal of the entire breast and nipple Mastectomy
New cancer site that results from the spreading process Metastasis
Process by which cancer spreads from once place to another Metastasize
Removal of small piece of tissue for examination Surgical biopsy

mutations, mutagens, cancer, carcinogens, stem cells, and genetics Crossword

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change of genetic material mutation
DNA duplicates during interphase, makes a mistake during meiosis internal factors
exposure to ionizing and radiation external factors
physical or chemical agent that can change the genetic makeup of an organism mutagen
wrong bases matched up substitution
base is removed deletion
base is added insertion
cells dividing uncontrollably and can happen in any type of cell cancer
cancer causing agent carcinogen
can break through boundaries malignant
travel to a new area, divide metastasis
a powerful drug that kills all types of cells, to remove cancer chemotherapy
treatment directly targeting a specific tumor radiation therapy
removal of tumor to prevent it from spreading surgery
differentiate between cell types, regrow and reproduce stem cells
genetic material coding for a specific trait genes
variation of genes alleles
trait is determined by more than two alleles multiple alleles
influenced by several genes polygenic trait
influenced by several genes polygenic trait
traits passed down through dominate and recessive genes mendelian gene
both alleles are expressed at the same time codominance
one allele is not completely dominate over the other incomplete dominance
blend in between phenotype

Breast Cancer Word Search

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AWARENESS
BREAST
CANCER
CHEMO
DEATH
DETECTION
DIAGNOSE
INSPIRATIONAL
MALIGNANT
MEN
OCTOBER
OPTIMISTIC
PINK
RIBBON
SCREENING
STAGE
STRONG
TATAS
TREATMENT
WOMEN