Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 20 - Engage - Page 452: 5


5. If the cancer (e.g. ovarian cancer) is not detected until it has metastasized extensively, the following serious consequences may follow:

Work Step by Step

1,. Brain cancer, lung cancer and/or liver cancer may develop. These are serious life-threatening ailments. Some people like President Carter recover from these nearly always lethal cancers, but this happens only if radiation and/or chemotherapy are able to successfully eradicate the cancer cells.
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