A caregiver providing comfort to a cancer patient

Cancer Symptoms

A lump or unexplained weight loss are two signs of cancer, but there can be other symptoms. Early detection will give you the most options, so know what you should discuss with your doctor.
mid adult woman experiences various physical pain symptoms
Carcinoid Tumor: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Doctor and patient using digital tablet in the office
Choriocarcinoma: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Woman with backache
Symptoms of Renal Cell Carcinoma
a doctor checking a patient's eyes
Cancer-Associated Retinopathy: Symptoms, Lab Testing, & More
Running sink (wash hands, shower, and brush teeth often), vaccine, cleaning wipes, fruits and veggies being washed, antibiotic cream on a cut, swimming pool (avoid crowds and public swimming pools) and gloves (for gardening and caring for pets)(Staying Infection-Free During Cancer Treatment)
How Does Cancer Affect My White Blood Cell Count?
When to See Your Healthcare Provider for Back Pain: Alarm clock with medicine (pain after waking up in the morning), Toilet paper (loss of bowel or bladder control), a quad cane with tennis balls at the bottom (difficult walking), an arm holding a weight with an exclamation point on it (weakness)
Is Your Lower Back Pain Cancer?
Fatigue can be as sign of blood cancer
Recognizing Blood Cancer Symptoms
Older man speaks with a healthcare provider.
Anal Cancer: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Symptoms of Basal Cell Cancer
melanoma cancer cells
Early Signs of Cancer by Type
A woman sits on the group while people pass on the sidewalk (Symptoms of Bone Cancer)
Is Hip Pain Cancer?
a woman at a doctor's office
Uterine Cancer: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
doctor looking at mammogram
What Is a Tumor?
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An Overview of Cancer Symptoms
Woman scratching arm
Can Itchy Skin Be a Symptom of Cancer?
woman with abdominal pain
Symptoms of Cancer That Women Should Know
A young woman resting on the couch
Is Your Fatigue a Symptom of Cancer and How Would You Know?
Woman with sharp breast pain wondering what it means
Possible Reasons Behind Your Breast Pain
A green-eyes woman looking forward
Common Signs of Eye Cancer Often Missed
Mature woman sleeping in bed
What Is Cancer Fatigue and What Causes It?
Female lymph node structure, illustration
The Link Between Cancer and Lymph Nodes
doctor palpating woman's lymph nodes
What Swollen Lymph Nodes Can Tell Us About Cancer
Illustration showing lymph nodes in the neck
Paratracheal Lymph Nodes Overview
woman palpating lymph nodes in neck
'I Feel a Bean in My Neck. Is That a Lymph Node?'
Woman holding her stomach in pain
Learn How Doctors Treat Ascites After a Diagnosis
Pink striped socks standing on pink scale
Learn How Unexplained Weight Loss Is a Symptom of Cancer
Shot of a young man checking his temperature while lying on the couch at home - stock photo
Is a Persistent Low-Grade Fever a Symptom of Cancer?
Doctor using digital tablet to talk to senior man
Cancer Symptoms That Men Can't Ignore
clubbed fingers due to an underlying medical condition such as lung cancer
What Is Clubbing and What Does It Mean If I Have It?
woman sweating in bed
Find Out Why You Are Sweating at Night
Woman on toilet
What the Frequent Urge to Pee Can Tell You About Your Health
Woman with cancer sitting on couch with a mug
Discover the Early Warning Signs of Cancer