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Cancer Treatment – From Despair to Hope !!

Has cancer become a more common disease than what it was a few years go? Yes, the incidence of cancer has increased over the last few years and there are several hypothesis to explain this. First, there is increasing awareness and diagnosis of cancer. Secondly, there is also a true increase in incidence of cancer. …

Oral Cancer Surgery

Oral cancers mostly present as ulcers or growths in the mouth, over the tongue, gums, the inside of cheek and the throat. Most of oral cancers are related to habitual tobacco chewing. The earliest signs of oral cancer include non healing ulcers in the mouth, loosening of teeth, any lumps or bumps in the gums, …

Breast Cancer Surgery

Recently there has been an increase in incidence of breast cancer. People often ask me who is at risk of breast cancer? Being woman is itself a risk factor. Any woman irrespective of age is at risk of developing breast cancer. At the same time I don’t want to panic you as a lot of …

Treatment of Prostate Cancer

Prostate Gland is an organ present in the male pelvis lying in close proximity to the urinary bladder and rectum. As age advances the prostate gland can enlarged which is benign in nature and known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). If there is a cancerous growth in prostate it is called as prostatic cancer. Enlargement …

Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a common cancer and is gradually becoming the leading cause of cancer related death in men. Recently there has also been a rising incidence in women as well. In India, Only 15-20% lung cancer cases are detected in early stages. Although age is no bar for lung cancer, so fat it is …