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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   including cancers of the skin, lung, colon, breast and prostate. Which one gives rise to most cancers?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Do you mean which cancer has highest incidence?
Doctor :   Among cancers the most common cancers depend on the gender.
Doctor :   Among women the most common cancer with the highest number of incidence is the cervical cancer.
User :   In adults, over 90% of cancers are carcinomas or adenomas including cancers of the skin, lung, colon, breast and prostate. Which one of the four basic tissue types give rise to most cancers? why do you think this is so.
Doctor :   Other genital cancer and breast cancer are the next common.
Doctor :   Among men, cancer incidence varies at different locations.
User :   A patient is admitted to the ER with third degree burns list some concerns you might have about this patient.
Doctor :   On an average, Lung cancer is the most common among men, with gastrointestinal cancers(colon) and prostrate to follow.
Doctor :   Doctors look at correcting fluid loss first.
Doctor :   Dehydration and loss of electrolytes are the cause of death among most patients with third degree burns.
Doctor :   Next concern is infection.
Doctor :   Proper aseptic measures and good antibiotics are immediately needed.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
Doctor :   If these 2 are taken care of, more often burns heal and higher chances of survival are achieved.
Doctor :   Do yo have any other query?
User :   yes on the first question about skin lung colon breast and prostate cancer why do you think this is so?
Doctor :   These are scientifically proved statistic findings and not my personal opinion.
User :   k thanks
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   no i will continue to read what you said at this time thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Are you there?
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