There are more than 100 types of cancers - each with its own specific risk factors, diagnostic procedures, and treatment protocols. Listed in the directory below is a general overview of cancer, and information regarding diagnosis and treatment.
Overview of Cancer
Diagnostic Procedures for Cancer: Overview
Grading and Staging of Cancer
Treatment Protocols for Cancer: Overview
Immunotherapy / Biological Therapy
Investigational Treatment / Clinical Trials
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Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision
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