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World Journal of Nutrition and Health. 2014, 2(4), 48-51
DOI: 10.12691/jnh-2-4-1
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Cancer: Role of Nutrition, Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Management

Ahmed M. Kabel1, 2, and Maaly A. Abd Elmaaboud2

1Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia

2Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt

Pub. Date: November 25, 2014

Cite this paper:
Ahmed M. Kabel and Maaly A. Abd Elmaaboud. Cancer: Role of Nutrition, Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Management. World Journal of Nutrition and Health. 2014; 2(4):48-51. doi: 10.12691/jnh-2-4-1


Cancer is characterized by unregulated cell growth. It is one of the most causes of death worldwide. It is attributed to environmental, nutritional and genetic factors. Its clinical presentation varies between local, metastatic and systemic symptoms. Lines of treatment include chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgical removal.

cancer nutrition pathogenesis diagnosis management

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