According to stock market performance of healthcare sector on 16th October 2019 the five best performers are Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACHN), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company gaining 72.04% with its stock trading at $6.28; Viveve Medical, a technology company focusing on women's health showing a rise of 39.47% in...

General: Brain tumors: Originate from neural elements inside the brain Stem from metastatic cancer to brain. Most brain cancers are metastatic. Many types of brain cancer: Most common: Gliomas, Pituitary adenomas, Meningiomas, and Acoustic neuromas. Can be supratentorial (above the tentorium) or infratentorial (below...

General Common and recurrent type of cancer Mainly affects the transitional (urothelial cells) in the lining of the bladder. Accounts for 90% of all bladder cancers. Transitional cell cancer (TCC) can originate anywhere in the renal pelvis, urethra, bladder, or ureter but is mainly...

Uterine prolapse: is a condition mostly of women past or nearly past childbearing age in which the suspending uterine ligaments have stretched and the perineal muscles have weakened so that the uterus falls through the vagina and sometimes reaches the outside. Stages of uterine...