Cost Lung cancer surgery in India
Lung cancer surgery in India is more effective in early-stage non–small cell lung cancer when the lung cancer can be completely removed and the cancer has not spread to lymph nodes or outside the chest cavity. Surgery is occasionally used in limited-stage small cell lung cancer, although small cell lung cancers are not often diagnosed at this early stage. Results of lung cancer surgery in India’s best cancer surgery hospitals clearly show that India is an ideal destination for cancer surgery. Patients go back home happily after getting their surgical treatment in India. You can see patients’ experience after their surgical treatment in India here: Patient Experience. Surgery to remove all or part of a lung involves making a cut on one side of your chest during a procedure called a thoracotomy. Surgery that uses this approach avoids areas in the chest that contain the heart and the spinal cord. You can get your surgical treatment done from India safely as these cancer surgery centers provide very good treatment facilities, most experienced surgeons and the treatment in provided with very good success rate is well. Thus, because of these available facilities, many international patients are attracted to India for their low cost lung cancer surgery in India.
Lung cancer is a disease of uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. This growth may lead to metastasis, which is invasion of adjacent tissue and infiltration beyond the lungs. The vast majority of primary lung cancers are carcinomas of the lung, derived from epithelial cells. Lung cancer, the most common cause of cancer-related death in men and the second most common in women, is responsible for 1.3 million deaths worldwide annually. The most common symptoms are shortness of breath, coughing, and weight loss. The main types of lung cancer are small cell lung carcinoma and non-small cell lung carcinoma. This distinction is important, because the treatment varies; non-small cell lung carcinoma is sometimes treated with surgery, while small cell lung carcinoma usually responds better to chemotherapy and radiation. The most common cause of lung cancer is long-term exposure to tobacco smoke. The occurrence of lung cancer in nonsmokers, who account for as many as 15% of cases, is often attributed to a combination of genetic factors, radon gas, asbestos, and air pollution, including secondhand smoke. Lung cancer may be seen on chest x-ray and computed tomography. The diagnosis is confirmed with a biopsy. This is usually performed via bronchoscopy or CT-guided biopsy. Treatment and prognosis depend upon the histological type of cancer, the stage, and the patient's performance status. Possible treatments include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy. Many of the symptoms of lung cancer like bone pain, fever and weight loss are nonspecific; in the elderly, these may be attributed to comorbid illness. In many patients, the cancer has already spread beyond the original site by the time they have symptoms and seek medical attention. Common sites of metastasis include the bone, such as the spine; the liver; and the brain. About 10% of people with lung cancer do not have symptoms at diagnosis; these cancers are incidentally found on routine chest x-rays. Thus selection of an expert surgeon is very important for getting safe and successful surgery.
Medical tourism in India provides very good assistance to international patients for their low cost and risk free cancer treatment in India. The ultimate aim of medical tourism in India is patients’ satisfaction and provision of best treatment to them. For past couple of years, cancer surgery hospitals are providing very good results for lung cancer surgery in India. You can see the treatment facilities provided to patients for their safe and comfortable surgical treatment in India here: Treatment Facilities. Most economical ways of payment are being used for the payment of your treatment in India. These advanced and economical ways of payment include paying money through pay-pal account, bank wire transfer apart from credit card payments, traveler’s check etc. The availability of very good treatment facilities, best possible results and low cost of cancer treatment in India makes India an ideal destination for abroad patients to get their low cost lung cancer surgery in India. You can save up to 60% of your hard earned money by getting your cancer treatment in India.
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