Cancer Types

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Cancer is not just one disease. Rather, there are more than 100 types of cancer. The one you are concerned with is the one affecting you.

You can have peace of mind that we treat these distinct conditions with the most advanced techniques and expertise at New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC).

Generally, cancers are named for the organ or type of cell where they start. Cancer that starts in the breast and spreads to the lungs, for example, is still called breast cancer, not lung cancer.

Types of cancer we treat include: