Throat Cancer Treatment

Laryngectomy is applied as an advanced stage invasive treatment that requires the removal of the affected part of the voice box and Pharyngectomy requires the removal of the affected portion of the throat. The most progressive radiation therapy through the application of energetic protons was conceived by Robert R. Wilson in 1946 while the first treatment was performed at Berkeley Radiation Laboratory in 1954 and at Uppsala in Sweden in 1957. The size, stage and location of the tumour will determine the type of surgery that is recommended for the cancer patient.

Laryngectomy is applied as an advanced stage invasive treatment that requires the removal of the affected part of the voice box and Pharyngectomy requires the removal of the affected portion of the throat. The most progressive radiation therapy throu ... More

Health Q&A
Breast cancer IIb stage

6 Chemotherapy has been done from meherbhai Tata memorial hospital jamshedpur . Patient age 52. We want to go for further check up from any where else and a doctor second opinion. Please let me know what else the proceedings for further check up and how long it will go.... Is there rediation required for this stage.

Shoul I go for chemotherapy or not

I have been diagnosed for rectum cancer. Their wall thicking of 15mm in width and 61 mm in length. Doctor said this situation is now for very long why didn't you came before. I said I had not problem at all that is why. My report shows low haemoglobin 6.5 and my age is 83. I'm thin amd week. Just to take opinion if I should go for chemotherapy or not

Stomach cancer symptoms

I have stomach pain and it's not going despite treatment All the symptoms I have are of stomach cancer when I searched online. What kind of doctor can check if I have stomach cancer of not ? What kind of doctor should I go to.? What do we call those doctors who test if cancer is there or not ? I have no idea Please help !

Malignant phylloids tumor

Exisinsive biopsy shows this problem.mammography,fnac have -ve results.also the vitals are normal.what is D best alternative for this problem.also is dere any way by which we can get this biospy done once more to confirm D case.Is it curable?Some doctors suggested mastectomy.even after this problem,is it possible that it will resurface..Does this propagate through blood circulation or does it infect the other parts as well

Tumour in Breast

1. What tests are to be undergone by a patient to find out whether a tumour in a breast is cancerous or not? 2. Is biopsy be done before or after removal of a lump from a breast? 3. How much approximately it costs for the surgery

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Decrease Chances of Getting Breast Cancer

We all know how difficult it is to get cured once you get any kind of cancer. More so when it has spread all over the body, lends you with multiple chemo sessions, radiotherapy etc. Yes it is very painful after that and the chances of survival is so low once it has spread.  So why not take ...

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Step 1 Begin by looking at your breasts in the mirror with your shoulders straight and your arms on your hips.Here's what you should look for:Breasts that are their usual size, shape, and colorBreasts that are evenly shaped without visible distortion ...

Current Cancer Profile of India:who Data

Cancer is the uncontrolled growth of cells, which can invade and spread to adjacent and distant sites of the body. This spread or metastasis is the major cause of cancer related deaths. Lets check some key facts about global cancer burden: 1. Approximately 14 million new cases globally in ...

"Fate Had Something Else in Store for Her": Never Ignore Cancer Signs

This is a real life incidence of one of my patients who suffered from Breast Cancer and was treated successfully. It is said “doctors can only treat but cannot decide destiny of the patients”. To unfold this quote, I am writing this story of a 27 yrs old female, presented in OPD with ...

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