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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oncology

Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A medical professional who practices oncology is an ...

www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/cancer-basics/cancer-care-team/types-oncologists

Oncology is the study of cancer. An oncologist is a doctor who treats cancer. Usually, an oncologist manages a person's care and treatment once he or she is  ...

www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms?cdrid=45434

It includes medical oncology (the use of chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and other drugs to treat cancer), radiation oncology (the use of radiation therapy to ...

www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms?cdrid=46290

A medical oncologist often is the main health care provider for someone who has cancer. A medical oncologist also gives supportive care and may coordinate ...

www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Oncology.aspx

Dec 5, 2013 ... The term oncology literally means a branch of science that deals with tumours and cancers. The word “onco” means bulk, mass, or tumor while ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/oncology

Oncology definition, the branch of medical science dealing with tumors, including the origin, development, diagnosis, and treatment of malignant neoplasms.

www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/news/online/%7B87832370-175c-4edd-8b14-ae96f15632bc%7D/what-is-an-oncologist

Apr 30, 2017 ... An oncologist is a physician who works in the field of oncology, the branch of medicine that deals with cancer. The three main fields that ...

emedicine.medscape.com/oncology

Oncology cancer articles covering symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, prognosis, and follow-up. Peer reviewed and up-to-date recommendations written by ...

www.asco.org

The American Society of Clinical Oncology seeks to provide the highest-quality resources in education, policy, the pioneering of clinical research, and above all,  ...