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My name is Afsoon Shahnawaz from Afghanistan recently celebrated her 15th birthday, a milestone age, and is cancer free. A year ago, I was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Although this disease has a high cure rate, I immediately began chemotherapy at a San Jose hospital. His doctors hoped the treatment would kill off the defective white blood cells that are the hallmark of AML. My doctor hoped the treatment would kill off the...
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    Hi my name is Melina, I am from Malawi and I had been to India for a few days for my throat cancer last month. I am all well and returned hale and hearty. My miseries are over and now I am the same old person who has been free from all the health issues. Well, for this I have to give the credit to medical consultant who has worked hard to make...
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  Blood Cancer is one of the type of cancer that attacks the lymphatic system, blood or bone marrow. Due to the uncontrolled growth of abnormal blood cells in the body i.e. cancerous cells, both the productivity and function of normal blood cells are affected. Blood cancer originates from the bone marrow, where the blood is produced. Cancerous cells prevents the body from performing functions or fight against infections.   The blood cancer is categorised...
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What is Leukemia? Before we talk about the cost of leukemia Treatment in India, we need to understand the menace called Leukemia. Well, it is commonly known as the Blood Cancer, which is a dangerous disease that hampers the proper functioning of the infection-fighting cells found in human body. This ailment simply begins with the immature cells found in the bone marrow found in the central cavities of the bones. Here the kind of blood...
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Overview Wilms' tumor is a rare kidney cancer that broadly affects children. Also called nephroblastoma, it's the most common cancer of the kidneys in children. Wilms' tumor most often affects children ages 3 to 4 and becomes much less common after age 5. Wilms' tumor most often occurs in only one kidney, even though it can once in a while be determined in both kidneys at the same time Treatment for wilms' tumor in India...
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What is Radiation Therapy?   Before we talk about Radiation Therapy for Leukemia Treatment in India, we need to know the overseas of this. The radiation therapy is all about using the radiation energy like the x-rays to destroy the cancer cells along securing the patient suffering from the same. Now talking about the goal of the radiation therapy, it deals with preventing the growth of the tumor along with harming the close by healthy...
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  Overview Minimally invasive surgical operation is a boon for patients as well as surgeons. It’s also known as endoscopic or key-hole surgical operation. It is a very effective approach for removing some cancerous tumors and lymph nodes – all the while sparing the patient from tissue damage, pain and scarring. In different words, MIS is redefining the surgical technique; in traditional surgical procedure, a doctor needs to make a large incision in order to...
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Overview Lymphoma cancer is cancer of the lymphatic cells in the lymphatic system. Around 54% of the blood cancers occurring every year are the types of lymphoma cancer. The lymphomas are divided into two types Hodgkin's lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma wherein the non-Hodgkin's lymphoma are divided into high-grade or fast growing and low-grade or slow growing. It is important to know the type of lymphoma because the treatments and outlook varies for different types of...
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Overview   Brachytherapy is a system that entails placing radioactive material inside body. Brachytherapy is one form of radiation remedy that is used to treat cancer. Brachytherapy is sometimes called internal radiation. Brachytherapy allows doctors to deliver higher doses of radiation to more-specific areas of the body, compared with the conventional form of radiation therapy that projects radiation from a machine outside of your body. How Does Brachytherapy Works in India?     LDR Brachytherapy...
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Overview: Bowel cancer, also known as colorectal cancer or colon cancer is any cancer that affects the colon (large bowel) and rectum (back passage). It usually grows very slowly over a period of up to 10 years, before it starts to spread and affect other parts of the body. Treatment for bowel cancer in India Bowel most cancers can be handled the use of a combination of different treatment, depending on in which the cancer...
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