Oncology

Caused by a failure in some of the body’s cells, cancer is a major public health problem. Find more information on prostate cancer, breast cancer, renal cell carcinoma and neuroendocrine tumors.

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the most frequently occurring cancer in men over the age of 50 and is the second most common cause of death after lung cancer. Learn more about the condition, its diagnosis and the different treatment options available.

Breast Cancer

Today, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women worldwide, and each year there are about 1.7 million new cases.1 Although breast cancer can affect men, it is almost entirely occurring in women.

Renal Cell Carcinoma

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) represents 2-3% of all cancers. Learn more about this disease, its diagnosis and treatments.

Neuroendocrine tumors

Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are most commonly found in the gastrointestinal tract. Sometimes asymptomatic, they can secrete abnormally high amounts of hormones that affect body functions and can cause digestive system problems, weight loss and flushing (redness of the skin and hot flushes). Learn more about this rare endocrine disease, its diagnosis and the different treatment options available.