Hereditary Cancer

Science / Genetics / Hereditary Cancer: Cancer that occurs due to the inheritance of an altered gene within a family.

Other Words for Hereditary

Hereditary Verb Synonyms: heritable, inheritable, transmissible, transferable or transferrable, inherited, genetic, congenital, inborn, innate, atavistic
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Sporadic Cancer

Science / Genetics / Sporadic Cancer: Cancer that occurs randomly and is not inherited from parents. Caused by dna changes in one cell that grows and divides, spreading throughout the body. MORE

Tropic Of Cancer

Science / Weather / Tropic Of Cancer: The most northern point on the earth where the sun is directly overhead, located at approximately 23.5 degrees North latitude. MORE

L-Asccancer Forming Agent

Health / Vitamins / L-Asccancer Forming Agent: Also known as Orbic Acid. Unstable compound chemically known as L-xyloascorbic acid or short, AsA, major soluble antioxidant contained by plants and very important nutrient for humans, works as an eff MORE

Hereditary Cancer

Science / Genetics / Hereditary Cancer: Cancer that occurs due to the inheritance of an altered gene within a family. MORE

Cancer Risk

Health / Disease / Cancer Risk: A theoretical risk for getting cancer if exposed to a substance every day for 70 years (a lifetime exposure). The true risk might be lower. MORE

Cancer

Health / Disease / Cancer: A malignant and invasive growth or tumor. In the nineteenth century, cancerous tumors tended to ulcerate, grew constantly, and progressed to a fatal end and that there was scarcely a tissue they would MORE

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