The top five cancers affecting women in South Africa include: breast, cervical, colorectal, uterine and lung cancer, according to statistics
The interactive workshop was attended by some 75 medical professionals from around South Africa, including medical and radiation oncologists, radiographers,
“When patients are given the devastating news of cancer, they may be focused on cancer and unable to think about
Speaking to Medical Chronicle ahead of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Summit Africa, held in Cape Town last
A new pilot research study is the first in the world to sequence the entire tumour DNA of African men with prostate cancer, and has found significant differences compared to the tumour DNA of non-Africans.
A common side effect of chemotherapy and some head and neck radiation treatment is oral mucositis – painful mouth ulcers and inflammation in the mouth.