Cancer is one among the topmost diseases across the world that is causing most number of deaths. As well, it is the most confusing disease as certain symptoms, which may indicate cancerous condition, are not exactly carcinogenic. Such symptoms may appear in other health ailments too. But if such symptoms are continuing for long time or getting aggravated one should immediately consult the doctor. Let us have a glance on certain health conditions which may be indicative of cancer:
Fever: Cancers that originate at one place and spread to other organs is often symbolized by fever that won’t subside instantly.
Abnormal bleeding: If bleeding happens while urinating or excreting or if one finds blood in phlegm he or she should take it serious and go for further investigation on the guidance of a doctor.
Unusual changes in defecation schedule: Chronic constipation or diarrhoea or change in the size of digestive wastes that one defecates can be the symptoms of large intestinal cancer. Similarly, frequent urination, urine comprising blood, pain while urinating could be the symptoms of cancers pertinent to urinary tract or prostrate.
Losing weight with no reason: Those who are affected with cancer may start losing weight abruptly with no concrete reason. If one loses more than 5 KGs weight suddenly with no other health condition he or she should consult the doctor.
Inflammation or pain: Cancers in bones are testicles are sometimes signified by pain in respective organs. As well, incessant and constant headache or back pain is an indication of other cancers.
Feebleness and exhaustion: If a person is affected with cancer and when the ailment is growing it is often indicated by tiredness and exhaustion. Even a regular or elongated relaxation will not help one reduce such feebleness.
Unhealed wounds: If one has wounds or ulcers in mouth that won’t heal immediately the problem needs to be attended immediately. Similarly if white patches come in mouth it should also be taken seriously. Those who are chronic smoker or tobacco consumers are required to be more cautious. Any of the above symptoms must get attended straightaway.
Infection near genital organs: Any infection around genital organs that is present for a long time should be checked with priority.