Health Information

Welcome to Anova Cancer Care’s health library with information on cancer risks, symptoms, diagnosis. and treatment Browse the library by clicking the links below.

Cancer Conditions

Bone Cancer

Bone cancer occurs when cells in a bone divide out of control, which can cause malignant (cancerous) tumors that destroy healthy bone tissue. Learn about bone cancer symptoms and risks.

Brain Cancer

Brain cancer is the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells in the brain, culminating into a brain tumor. Learn causes, symptoms & risks for brain cancer.

Kidney Cancer

Renal cell carcinoma is the most common kidney cancer and risk factors include cigarette smoking, obesity & hypertension.

Liver Cancer

Primary & secondary liver cancer, classified in stages, may not present symptoms early on. Learn about liver cancer symptoms and risks.

Lung Cancer

The leading cause of cancer-related death & second most common cancer in men and women, lung cancer is the most preventable. Learn about symptoms & treatments.

Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is a rare, but serious cancer that generally does not cause symptoms. Learn more about diagnosis & risk factors at Anova Cancer Care.

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among American men. Learn about causes, symptoms, screening & diagnosis at Anova Cancer Care.

Spine Cancer

Spine cancer is aggressively abnormal cell growth in the spinal canal or the vertebrae that forms malignant tumors that can be cancerous or noncancerous.

Cancer Treatments

Brain Cancer Treatment

Treating brain tumors often requires several types of treatments including CyberKnife radiotherapy, which is highly effective & produces no side effects.

CyberKnife Treatment for Cancer Recurrences

Cancer recurrence, or relapse, is the return of cancer after treatment. CyberKnife can be used to treat breast, prostate and ovarian cancer recurrences.

Kidney Cancer Treatment

Renal cell carcinoma is the most common kidney cancer and risk factors include cigarette smoking, obesity & hypertension with surgery as standard treatment and can include CyberKnife radiotherapy.

Liver Cancer Treatment

Liver Cancer treatment may include drug therapy, chemo or radiation therapy including CyberKnife at Anova Cancer Care.

Lung Cancer Treatment

Treatments for lung cancer include surgery to remove the tumor, chemotherapy, radiation and Anova's CyberKnife radiosurgery therapy.

Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

CyberKnife treatment takes only 1 week instead of 5 weeks, making it a good option for pancreatic cancer - a rare & serious cancer.

Prostate Cancer Treatment

Prostate cancer treatment options include surgery radiation, radioactive seed implants, surveillance & ACC's CyberKnife Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Spine Cancer Treatment

CyberKnife radiosurgery effectively treats spinal cord & vertebral tumors by non-invasive, accurately targeted radiation to destroy tumors.