Cancer Information Resource
Breast cancer may be invasive or noninvasive. Invasive means it has spread from the milk duct or lobule to other tissues in the breast. Noninvasive means it has not yet invaded other breast tissue.
Lung cancer is diagnosed over 150 thousand in the US each year. A quarter of all diagnosis come from people with no symptoms. These cancers are usually identified initially when a chest X-ray is performed for another reason. Mesothelioma is a form of lung cancer that has become more common over the years due to asbestos.
Carcinoma is the medical term for the most common type of cancer occurring in humans. Often referred to as Skin Cancer.
Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphocytes, a type of cell that forms part of the immune system.