04. PTC: Cancer Life Phases

04. PTC: Cancer Life Phases

Updated: 3/11/2020 JMG

Once you LEARN about the higher risk of cancer in organ transplant patients and can LOOK for the signs that give early warning to cancer types common to your type of organ transplant, its time to face and understand how to LIVE through the life cycle of cancer.  That will inlcude PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT options and finally living through long term RECOVERY hopefully cancer-free.

Note: the following two vides are temporary place holders until we get videos that specifically address this topic of LIFE CYCLES OF CANCER


With early detection and treatment, most cancers today have excellent treatment results.  Read through the following topics to build a better understanding of how to face and deal successfully with cancers you may be faced with given your particular type of organ transplant and the most common forms of cancer for that type.

Choose a Life Phase for more information:

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