My father age 67. He is suffer collon cancer. He is colestomy operation done in March 22. What is next treatment???
Cost of Cancer Treatment in India
What is the Chemotherapy Cost in India?
The Chemotherapy cost in India is quite affordable compared to other developed countries. However, the price also depends on the type and stage of cancer, the quantity of dosage and the root of chemotherapy administered, On this page, you will get to know cost estimate for types of chemotherapy, added costs, pre-operative and post-operative costs.
What is Chemotherapy?
Chemotherapy is a drug treatment in which strong chemicals (anti-cancer drugs) are administered to slow-down and stop the growth of fast-growing cancerous cells in your body. Cancer cells grow and multiply rapidly than other body cells hence chemo is the most often and finest way to treat cancer.
What to expect while having chemotherapy?
Prior to your chemotherapy, it is quite normal to feel worried or anxious. The process of chemotherapy takes place in three steps; before, during and after chemotherapy. At the time of your chemotherapy, a team of extensively trained medical professionals works together to give you the finest possible care.
My father is suffering from Hodgkin lymphoma.First it was diagnosed 10 years back and he underwent chemotherapy treatment at Adyar Cancer institute and he got completely out of cancer.Again after 10 years it got relapsed,they have given 3 chemo cycles and the cancer is not responding to the chemo treatment.And they have told nothing can be done and advice some medicine.Now he is on cyclophosphamide and predinosolone. Is there any treatment further pls guide me1 Answer
My father was diagnosed with Esophageal cancer 5 years back and treated with surgery and chemo in Chennai. He was cancer free. But he was recently diagnosed with gastric cancer at an early stage. Doctor asked it is curable but we are anxious cause he is 69 and we really don't know whether he can take this trauma. Please suggest a good hospital in Chennai that is good for Gastric cancer2 Answers
I am Ritu from Nagpur. My father is 64 and he has stomach cancer that has spread throughout his body. He recently had a stent implanted to assist him in eating and swallowing, but he is still refusing to eat since it makes him feel sick. For him, we can't go for surgery and we are worried that he can't take chemo with this present health condition. If he still can't eat and get more week, what are the other options we can go for?1 Answer