Appendix Cancer: The Basics
Appendix cancer is caused by cells in the appendix growing out of control. As the number of cells grow, they form a tumor. Appendix cancer affects about 1 or 2 people per 1 million people every year in the United States (fewer than 1,500 people per year).
Survivorship: Late Effects After Radiation for Appendix Cancer
This article provides an overview of late effects after radiation for appendix cancer as well as tips on what to report to your care team and management strategies.