Lumps

Woman's 'cancerous' lumps turn out to be a reaction caused by 15-year-old tattoo

Woman's 'cancerous' lumps turn out to be a reaction caused by 15-year-old tattoo

When surgeons removed one of the enlarged nodes from the woman's armpit, they discovered a collection of immune cells that were filled with dark coloring.

Oct 05, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
Breast lumps: What are they? Is it cancer?

Breast lumps: What are they? Is it cancer?

Breast lumps can be caused by infections, injuries, cancer, breast cysts, etc.

Jan 13, 2017, 12:47 PM IST

Two-legged robot can take a walk in the grass

A two-legged robot that can keep its balance and walk in an outdoor field, full of lumps, bumps and uneven terrain, is three times more energy-efficient than any other human-sized bipedal robot, scientists say.

May 01, 2015, 00:45 AM IST

Don't ignore cancer symptoms

Perhaps driven by fear, people often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk, says a study.

Dec 03, 2014, 16:56 PM IST

Now, 'electronic skin' to help detect early signs of breast cancer

Scientists have come with a new 'electronic skin' that can help detect early signs of breast cancer by "feeling" and showing small lumps that fingers can miss.

Sep 11, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

Get your lump checked before it kills you

Disease affliction is said to be gender neutral but not when it comes to cancer in India.

Oct 01, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

Get your lump checked before it kills you

Disease affliction is said to be gender neutral but not when it comes to cancer in India.

Oct 01, 2012, 17:30 PM IST