Cancer Anorexia-Cachexia Syndrome

The majority of patients with advanced cancer present with loss of appetite, fatigue, loss of skeletal muscle mass and loss of muscle strength: they suffer from cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome. Cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome is multifactorial, and it is caused by a combination of reduced food intake and abnormal metabolism.

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Original Language: English
Available in 6 Languages: Spanish - German - English - Japanese - French (France) - Italian
Published: 5/16/2013
Diseases and Conditions: Anorexia / Cancer / Cancer anorexia cachexia / multifactorial

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