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General Physician•Mumbai
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Apart from taking symptomatic treatment I will suggest you to take injection vitcofol 2cc intramuscularly every alternate days for five pricks over the buttocks through a health professional
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Oncologist•Indore
Imrt and igrt are available at multiple centers. But its the site of disease according to which we can decide type of modality of radiation is best.
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Oncologist•Bangalore
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Radiation therapy is used for destroying the brain tumor cells, and relieves the symptoms of discomfort and pain caused by the tumor. Radiation is usually used after biopsy or resection of the tumor. This is done to destroy the microscopic cells of the tumor which have been left behind. Sometimes this is also an option for unresectable brain tumors or the metastatic tumors which spread to the brain from other parts of the body.

The radiation therapy is planned on several factors like th...more
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Radiotherapy is a kind of treatment that kills the cancer cells by using high-energy beams. Specialists use radiotherapy to treat a wide range of lung cancer. For early-stage lung cancer, the radiotherapy may get rid of cancer totally.

For the small cell lung cancer, you may have radiotherapy only. Then again you may have it with another treatment, for example, chemotherapy or surgery.

For small cell lung cancer, radiotherapy is used with or after chemotherapy. Chemotherapy mak...more
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MBBS, DNB, Indian Diploma In Critical Ca...read more

General Physician•Gurgaon
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Increased exposure to ultraviolet radiation causes skin cancer. True or false? Take this quiz to find out.
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Last Updated: 7 years ago • Featured Quiz
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MBBS, PGC In Family Welfare & Health Man...read more

General Physician•Kolkata
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Only people with fair complexion need to be concerned about UV rays. True or false? Take this quiz to find out.
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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - Surgic...read more

Oncologist•Surat
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A study conducted by World Health Organization across the globe revealed that approximately 723,000 cancer-related deaths annually, are caused due to stomach cancer. Stomach or gastric cancer is the growth of abnormal cells that form a mass in any part of the stomach. The most common stomach cancer, which has been reported around 90-95% of the total cases, affects the mucosa or the most superficial lining inside the stomach. This type of stomach cancer is referred to as adenocarcinoma.

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Dermatologist•Mumbai
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In limited quantities, ultraviolet rays are not only beneficial but also necessary for maintaining proper health. The Vitamin D from the sun s rays can help cure several diseases such as eczema, jaundice and psoriasis. If adequate amounts of sun rays are not received by the body, bone growth gets hampered that can result in osteoporosis and other bone weakness issues. However, if it is received in abundance, its effects can be profusely detrimental to the immune system, eyes and the skin.
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Oncologist•Coimbatore
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Radiation therapy is used for destroying the brain tumor cells, and relieves the symptoms of discomfort and pain caused by the tumor. Radiation is usually used after biopsy or resection of the tumor. This is done to destroy the microscopic cells of the tumor which have been left behind. Sometimes this is also an option for unresectable brain tumors or the metastatic tumors which spread to the brain from other parts of the body.

The radiation therapy is planned on several factors like th...more
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