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What is Metastasis?

Description of the disease:

Metastasis is the spread of cancer cells from the primary tumor to other organs and tissues of the body. This process is called metastasis, and it is the main cause of death from cancer.


  • Local metastasis
  • Multifocal metastasis
  • Distant metastasis


  • Deterioration of general well-being
  • Pain in the affected area
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Unexplained weight loss


The main cause of metastasis is the presence of a malignant tumor capable of metastasizing.


Various studies are conducted to detect metastasis: computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, biopsy, and others.


Treatment of metastasis depends on many factors, such as the type of tumor, stage of the disease, and the patient's general condition. Mainly used are surgical removal of the tumor, chemotherapy, radiation therapy.


Preventive measures include a healthy lifestyle, regular medical check-ups, vaccination against cancer.


To diagnose, treat, and prevent metastasis, it is necessary to consult an oncologist.

Note: This material is provided for informational purposes only and is not medical advice.