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HIV and AIDS-Related Cancer - Symptoms and Signs

ON THIS PAGE: You will find a list of common tests, procedures, and scans that doctors use to find the cause of a medical problem. To see other pages, use the menu.

Doctors use many tests to find, or diagnose, cancer. They also do tests to learn if cancer has spread to another part of the body from where it started. If this happens, it is called metastasis. For example, imaging tests can show if the cancer has spread. Imaging tests show pictures of the inside of the body. Doctors may also do tests to learn which treatments could work best.

Leukemia - Acute Myeloid - AML - Symptoms and Signs

ON THIS PAGE: You will find out more about body changes and other things that can signal a problem that may need medical care. To see other pages, use the menu.

People with AML may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, people with AML do not have any of these symptoms. Or, the cause of a symptom may be another medical condition that is not leukemia.

  • Fatigue

  • Weakness

  • Pale skin

  • Easy bruising or bleeding that does not stop easily

  • Weight loss

  • Fever

Breast Cancer - Symptoms and Signs

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Women with breast cancer may experience breast changes or symptoms, but many women do not show any of these signs or symptoms when diagnosed. Many times, breast signs or symptoms can be caused by a medical condition that is not cancer.

The signs and symptoms that should be discussed with a doctor include:

Leukemia - Acute Lymphocytic - ALL - Symptoms and Signs

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People with ALL may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, people with ALL do not have any of these changes. Or, the cause of a symptom may be another medical condition that is not cancer.

  • Fatigue

  • Weakness

  • Easy bruising

  • Bleeding that does not stop easily

  • Pale skin

Pancreatic Cancer - Symptoms and Signs

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People with pancreatic cancer may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, people with pancreatic cancer do not show any of these symptoms. Or, these symptoms may be caused by a medical condition that is not cancer.

Myelodysplastic Syndromes - MDS - Symptoms and Signs

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People with MDS may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, people with MDS do not show any of these symptoms. Or, these symptoms may be caused by a medical condition that is not MDS.  

  • Fatigue

  • Weakness

  • Easy bruising or bleeding

  • Fever

  • Bone pain

  • Shortness of breath

Ependymoma - Childhood - Symptoms and Signs

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Children with ependymoma may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, children with ependymoma do not show any of these symptoms. Or, these symptoms may be cause by a medical condition that is not a tumor.

  • Headaches

  • Seizures/convulsions, which are sudden involuntary movements of a person’s muscles

  • Nausea and vomiting

Lymphoma - Hodgkin - Symptoms and Signs

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People with Hodgkin lymphoma may experience the following symptoms or signs. Sometimes, people with Hodgkin lymphoma do not show any of these symptoms, or these symptoms may be caused by a medical condition that is not cancer. Common symptoms caused by Hodgkin lymphoma include:

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