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Oncology is a branch of medicine which deals with the prevention, treatment, and diagnosis of cancer. The doctors skilled in diagnosing cancer disorders are known as oncologists. Treatments provided by oncologists include several therapies. You can avail of treatments from the Best Medical Oncologists in India from the doctor and hospital network of Credihealth. Credi health links you directly with the super-specialty centers of the area you are residing in.
Therapies availed in Oncology
Uncontrollable growth in the count of abnormal cells in the human body destroying tissues is known as cancer. Therapies in cancer treatment are done to kill the abnormal cells in particular areas. Treatments availed by the Best Oncologists in India are listed below. Take a look.
Technological inventions in health care have sorted the complexities of therapy provision at the patient end. Several new technologies have been launched in the field of oncology. Below are the two major technologies being used by the best oncologists in India.
PET Scan: This technique is used to measure the glucose metabolism and oxygen level of the human body by the oncologist. Positron emission tomography is a scan in which a particular dye is injected through the veins of an individual in the body to check the wellness of tissues and organs.
Laparoscopic surgeries: With the continuous evolution in oncological technology this surgery is known as one of the most powerful medical tools of oncologists. It is basically an imaging system used in cancer removal procedures.
Oncologists in India are skilled in different procedures. Below given are the majorly used procedures by the Best oncologist in India. Have a look
Bone marrow and Cell transplant: This procedure is done by replacing the damaged bone marrow with the healthier bone marrow Cell. These transplants are used to diagnose cancers like lymphoma and myelodysplasia.
Biological therapies: This procedure is used to kill cancer cells by means of the body immune system.
India is ranked among the top countries for availing the best quality super specialty treatments. To know more, take a look below.
Best Oncologist in India use the latest tools and technologies for treatments.
Credihealth provides you an online platform to directly book appointments with the Best Oncologist in India. Other facilities include ambulance availability by the nearest location, you can compare the cost of different specialties, cash-backs, and discounts on first appointments.
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The sessions vary depending upon the individual. Usually, one session of chemotherapy last for 3-4 hours.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 13/12/2020
Loss of appetite, fatigue, mouth sores, hair loss, constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 01/08/2020
Not all, however, a large percentage of people (65%) experience hair loss.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 16/08/2020
It depends upon the type of cancer. Sometimes, other treatment methods are used alongside chemotherapy.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 17/10/2020
Cancer may or may not recur. It depends on the type of treatment.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 08/07/2020
No, not all lumps are cancerous. Only an oncologist can detect cancer cells through a proper examination.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 12/03/2020
No, cancer has existed for nearly 4000 years.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 06/11/2020
Yes, it is because of the release of chemicals from the plastic containers.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 08/09/2020
Yes, cancer prevention is possible through healthy lifestyle changes.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 13/03/2020
One may experience change in shape of a certain area of the body, falling off hair, and more.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 23/03/2020