Breast Cancer in a Nutshell

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Breast Cancer is a malignant tumor specific to the human breast. Causing a systematic breakdown of body processes and fatality, it is the result of an atypical growth of cells in the breast that can metastasize to other body parts. As per National Cancer Registry Programme, 25% to 32% of all female cancers in the leading Indian urban centers are related to breast cancer. Males can also develop the malignancy though females are the prime victim of breast cancer. Ageing, heredity, genes, radiation exposure, obesity, delayed pregnancy and alcohol are the certain risk factors specific to the condition.


Symptoms and signs of breast cancer:

Ø  Lump or the formation of a thick piece of mass just below the armpit or in the infected breast

Ø  Ranging from mild to severe-  constant pain in the infected region

Ø  The breast skin developing pits and redness

Ø  The infected nipple(s) carrying rashes

Ø  A deep-set or upturned nipple

Ø  Change in the breast shape or size

Ø  Discharge of blood discharge from the nipple of the infected breast

Ø  The skin of the nipple with effects like peeling, flaking or scaling


Treatment of Breast Cancer:


Breast cancer treatment cost in India is pretty affordable. Surgery is a common treatment for breast cancer and is done to remove as much of the cancer as possible at the first go. Women have many surgical options. The type of surgery done depends on:

Ø  The location and size of the tumor or the breast lump

Ø  The type the breast cancer

Ø  The size of the breast

Ø  If the cancer has spread within the breast or has spread outside of the breast to the lymph nodes, or to other parts of the body

The main types of breast surgery are:

Ø  Post-Mastectomy

Ø  Breast Reconstruction

Ø  Lymphedema Following a Mastectomy


 Radiation Therapy

This type of cancer treatment option often uses X-rays to kill cancer cells in the body. Radiation therapy is given in several ways is to the breast cancer cells. Radiation therapy is also called radiotherapy and is done in the  best cancer hospital in India. To kill or shrink cancer cells is the main goal.


Chemotherapy uses anticancer medicines to kill cancer cells that grow quickly. Some normal cells also grow quickly. Chemotherapy can also harm those cells which is risky. This can cause side effects. Traveling all through your body in your bloodstream these medicines are strong in nature. Helping your immune system attack the cells, they may stop cell growth or kill cancer cells.

Hormone Therapy

Helping the body function normally, hormones are nothing but chemicals in the body. They also help control how normal, healthy cells grow in the system. Female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone can also cause breast cancer cells to grow for some types of breast cancer. Hormone therapy is used to help prevent the growth, spread, and recurrence of breast cancer in these cases. When the cancer comes back after treatment it is called a recurrence. Different kinds of hormone treatments are used for breast cancer in best cancer hospital in India. These all work differently during the treatment. The goal here is to stop hormones from getting to the tumor.


Breast Cancer treatment cost in India

For offering world-class treatment facilities at an affordable cost, the top hospitals for breast cancer treatment in India are renowned all around the world. It's important to note that India has carved a name for itself for charging minimal breast cancer treatment cost in lieu of highest quality of medical services.

In order to provide high-end treatment to the patients, the best breast cancer hospitals in India are equipped with the latest technology and modern equipment. To help treat patients suffering from all breast cancer stages, the doctors at breast cancer treatment hospitals use special methods and techniques.


Facilities available at breast cancer treatment hospitals in India are the following:

Ø  Availability of best doctors

Ø  Many visits

Ø  Attractive packages

Ø  Insurance acceptance


Rightfully deserving a carefully thought-out, personalized treatment plan offering advanced care, we consider every woman and man diagnosed with breast cancer to be a unique individual.

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