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Breast cancer is a deadly condition, which affects more than a million women across India in a year. While the disease is common, its treatment still remains quite complex. Furthermore, how effective the treatment is for you depend on a number of factors, such as your age and the stage at which the doctor diagnoses cancer. If you have breast cancer, your doctor may recommend undergoing radiation therapy. In radiation therapy, doctors use X-rays and other particles to kill off the cancer cells from the body.
How do doctors perform radiation therapy?
Doctors perform radiation therapy in two major ways. These include
• External radiation- In this method, the doctors use a machine to pass X-rays, particles and protons through your breast from outside the body. This is the most common form of radiation treatment for breast cancer.
• Internal radiation- This is a procedure of radiotherapy, where the doctors place a small machine inside your chest cavity along with a radiation source. This is done only when you have already undergone surgery to remove the tumour causing cancer. Even so, the machine is not left inside your body for long, as too much radiation can cause more harm than good.
How long does a radiotherapy course last?
Radiation therapy uses radioactive sources to kill off cancer cells in the body. Even though these rays affect cancer cells more, they can harm healthy cells as well. Therefore, to ensure your safety, normal radiation therapy uses minimal traces of radioactive particles to treat cancer. Due to the low level of radiation passing through your body during each session, you will need to undergo one radiation treatment every day for five days a week. This course will last for 5-6 weeks. However, now, doctors have come up with a shorter course of radiation therapy for breast cancer, referred to as short duration hypofractionated radiotherapy.
What is short duration hypofractionated radiotherapy?
In this form of radiotherapy, doctors will treat your breast cancer with larger doses of radiation, but for fewer sessions. For instance, if you needed 6 weeks of radiotherapy normally, the hypofractionated radiotherapy will cut it down to just 3 weeks. Research indicates that this method is just as beneficial to prevent cancer recurrence as the standard radiotherapy. Furthermore, in the case of the shorter therapy, the short-term side effects from the treatment are minimal, unlike the standard radiation treatment.
Ovarian cysts are a common development in many women. Cysts are sacs filled with fluid which are formed in the female ovaries. Most cysts are harmless and do not even show any symptoms. However, some cysts do show outward symptoms like heavy bleeding, clotting, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain during the menstrual cycle, and pain during sex.
If you feel any of the above-mentioned discomforts, it will be in your best interest to book an appointment with your gynaecologist and get a check-up done. Most cysts are manageable unless they are very severe. In fact, it is best that cysts come to light at the right time and are efficiently managed, unless they develop into severe issues in the future.
Management of cysts
- Oftentimes, medical practitioners resort to what is called ‘watchful waiting’.
- At times, ovarian cysts disappear in a few months.
- It is recommended to take a blood test and an ultrasound to see the progress of the cyst.
- If you have already experienced menopause, then these tests are carried out every four months. This is because in such cases the risk of an ovarian cancer is at its highest and regular monitoring of the cyst is necessary.
Treatment of cysts
Ovarian cysts can be treated in their earlier stages. Here are some of the most popular treatments.
- Laparoscopy is one of the most popular treatments. It is a surgery carried out under general anaesthesia. The tummy is cut to a radius of a key hole and a laparoscope is inserted. This helps the doctor to see the internal organs, which is then used to remove the cyst. This method is less painful and has a quick recovery time.
- Laparotomy is the other method used for removing a cyst. In case the cyst is large, then one single large hole is made in the body to access the cyst. At times, the cyst and the ovaries are removed and sent for further laboratory inspection. This inspection is done to detect whether the samples are cancerous or not. This procedure is more complex than the previous one and might need the patient to stay in the hospital for a few days.
- In case you have a cancerous cyst, then your reproductive part itself would have to be removed rendering you barren for your life.
Ovarian cyst is very much treatable and is best to be detected at an earlier stage for better and faster treatment. Thus, it is best to go for regular check-ups and report in case of any disturbing symptoms.