There are several signs that may indicate that you have cancer. Of course, this does not mean that you have, but the symptoms should not be ignored and it would be good to consult a doctor.
British researchers who studied the health of the British people through questionnaires and follow-up medical results revealed the connection between the 10 symptoms of cancer. If you have any of these symptoms, it does not necessarily mean that you suffer from cancer, but you need to consult a doctor, writes Womans Healths Mag.
1.) The permanent cough or hoarseness
Continuous cough, especially those with blood, should certainly be a source of concern. “Most coughs do not mean that you have cancer, but you need to check the persistent cough because it is possible that this is lung cancer, “said Dr. Therese Bevers Bartholomew.
2.) Constant change in bowel habits
When you feel that the bowel does not do their ‘job’ as it should, or your chair higher than before or is irregularly shaped, it could be a sign of colon cancer. ‘This could be a sign that some sort of mass does not allow the transit of stool from the intestine, “says Dr. Bartholomew Bevers, adding that this is a symptom in which a person should see a doctor and do a colonoscopy to check what it is.
3.) The permanent changes in habits bladder
‘If the urine has blood, it could point to cancer of the bladder or kidneys, but more often it is only a urinary tract infection, “said a doctor.
4.) Permanent unexplained pain
‘Most of the pain is not a sign of cancer, but constant pain should be checked. If you have constant headaches definitely see a doctor. Standing chest pain could be a sign of lung cancer. A pain in the abdomen could be ovarian cancer.
5.) Change appearance of moles
Not all stains indicator of melanoma, or change in appearance definitely mention physician during the examination.
6.) Wound that does not heal
If you have a wound that even after three weeks is not healed, go to the doctor. , said Dr. Bartholomew Bevers.
7.) Unexpectedly bleeding
Vaginal bleeding outside the cycle could be an early sign of cervical cancer, and rectal bleeding could indicate colon cancer.
8.) Unexplained weight loss
‘If you lose weight, and that is not at all about weight loss effort, it should be a sign for concern, “says the doctor, adding that one of the possible reasons for this could be a tumor.
9.) Unexplained lumps
Every time you have a new lump or old that changes, you should go to the doctor. For example, lumps in the breast, it is often cancer.
10.) Permanent difficulty in swallowing
Behind this symptom could be two types of cancer – cervical, or cancer of the esophagus.
If people have any lasting symptoms they should go to the doctor and check what it is, say doctors.