Stomach Cancer in Young Adults

Stomach Cancer in Young Adults

Stomach cancer is quite common in India, ranking fifth for men and seventh for women. It occurs when malignant cells form in the lining of the stomach. Also known as gastric cancer, it’s more prevalent in older adults. But there’s a global increase in stomach...
Ovarian Cancer After Menopause

Ovarian Cancer After Menopause

Receiving a diagnosis of ovarian cancer after menopause can be overwhelming. As women age, the risk of ovarian cancer increases significantly. According to the American Cancer Society, around 75% of ovarian cancer diagnoses occur in women over the age of 55....
Navigating Breast Cancer After Menopause: A Guide to Wellness

Navigating Breast Cancer After Menopause: A Guide to Wellness

Do you or a loved one have concerns about breast cancer after menopause? You are not alone. According to statistics, 6 out of 10 breast cancer cases are detected in women who are 55 or older. This stresses that addressing the issues relevant to the post-menopausal...
Ovarian Cancer Genetic

Ovarian Cancer Genetic

This blog explores ovarian cancer genetics with insights from Dr. Sandeep Nayak, a seasoned surgical oncologist in India. Let’s understand the crucial role of genetics in managing ovarian cancer. Overview of ovarian cancer Ovarian cancer is characterized by abnormal...
Breast Reconstruction After Breast Cancer

Breast Reconstruction After Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer among women. Globally, about 1 in 8 women get invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. The incidence in India also is increasing. Despite the significant improvement in survival rates, breast cancer still has a...
Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Survival Rate By Age

Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Survival Rate By Age

The pancreas is a vital organ located in the abdomen, responsible for producing enzymes for digestion and hormones like insulin for blood sugar regulation. With its stealthy onset, pancreatic cancer casts a shadow that darkens the lives of those it touches. The...
Basal Cell Carcinoma on Breast

Basal Cell Carcinoma on Breast

Enter the world of Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) of the Breast – an exceptionally rare condition. Basal Cell Carcinoma of Breast is a rare form of breast disease that originates in the basal cells of the skin or the mammary glands. These often appear as abnormal growths...
Robotic Thyroidectomy: New Treatment for Thyroid Cancer

Robotic Thyroidectomy: New Treatment for Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid tumors encompass a range of abnormal growths within the thyroid gland, a butterfly-shaped organ in the front of the neck. These tumors can be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous). While most thyroid tumors are benign, a small percentage can be...
Precancerous lip lesions – Early stage Lip Cancer

Precancerous lip lesions – Early stage Lip Cancer

Lip cancer refers to the abnormal growth of cells in the lips, leading to the formation of cancerous tumors. It is a type of oral cancer that primarily affects the upper or lower lip. Lip cancer can occur in various forms, with the most common being squamous cell...