14. PTC: Cancer Types: Other

14. PTC: Cancer Types: Other

As a starting point, the Ameridcan Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) offers easy to understand materials about cancer issues.  See the links below for a few topics of interest related to other cancer types not developed in the PTC LOOK cancer type topics listed on our site specifically such as their current article dealing with breast cancer. 

PTLD is another cancer common to post-transplant patients being covered in this section.  See Dr. Tsai's video on what to look out for in the links that follow.

And from ZeroCancer.org watch this serious but humorous video below in which Mike Rowe (of Dirtiest Jobs fame) advocates for prostate cancer screening with his exam example.


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Life Phases of Post-Transplant

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 include...

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