cancer imaging

What You Need To Know About Lymphadenectomy?

By Dr. Asfar Ahamed, General Surgery Lymphadenectomy is generally defined as a surgical procedure which involves the removal of the lymph nodes followed by a microscopic inspection of a sample of tissue for possible threats of cancer. It can be further divided into a modified or limited lymphadenectomy in which only…

Image Testing For Breast Cancer!

By Dr Shilpy Dolas , Oncology Breast cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of the breast, usually in the ducts (tubes that carry milk to the nipple ) and lobules (glands that make milk). It occurs in both men and women, although male breast cancer is rare. Almost 15 %…

Cancer – Ayurvedic Approach For It!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Indian oncologist, Siddhartha Mukherjee, in his groundbreaking work ‘The Emperor of All Maladies: a Biography of Cancer ’, describes cancer as “… an expansionist disease. It invades through tissues, sets up colonies in hostile landscapes, seeking “sanctuary” in one organ and then immigrating to another. It…

Treating Cancer With Natural Remedies!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in certain parts of the body divide uncontrollably and destroy tissues. Cancer is an umbrella term for a variety of diseases involving uncontrollable multiplication of cells. Some of the most common cancers are breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate…

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – Know Its Treatment!

By Dr. K.S Shiva Kumar ,  Urology The prostate gland which is about the size of a walnut can continue to grow throughout your life. However, after the age of 50, the prostate can become enlarged and block the urethra which results in problems in urination. This is known as Benign…