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  • Oncology Classifications

    Oncology is a branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up care of patients with cancer. The word oncology is derived from the Greek word onkos, meaning “bulk or mass” and the suffix -logy, meaning “study of”.

    You can also view a list of Oncologists in our Cancer Resource Directory or browse the list below to learn about the various types of cancer.

    Oncology Classifications

    The oncology classifications of cancer are the specific identities assigned to the many forms of cancer. Oncology classifications of cancer include the following:

    You may also want to check out the American Society of Clinical Oncology for more info.