Treating Retinoblastoma in children

Retinoblastoma is the most commonly occurring eye cancer in children. Hear what a leading Eye cancer specialist Dr. Anita Sethi’s views on diagnosing and treating Retinoblastoma in children and other cancers of the eye. To get a free second opinion on your cancer treatment, click here. Else write to us at care@cancerx.co.in. To get a 2nd opinion from Dr. Anita Sethi, Eye cancer specialist on retinoblastoma, click here To know the cost of eye cancer treatment in India, click here.

MIBG and its role in treatment of neuroblastoma

MIBG is often used for cancer treatment especially treatment of neuroblastoma. Hear what Dr. Ishita B Sen, nuclear medicine specialist has to say about MIBG and its role as an advanced treatment option for  Neuroblastoma, the only palliative option even when a bone marrow transplant fails. To get a free second opinion on your cancer treatment, click here. Else write to us at care@cancerx.co.in. To know the cost of MIBG,  neuroblastoma treatment in India, click here.

Retinoblastoma and other eye cancers

Retinoblastoma, a type of eye cancer is the most common cancer affecting children. Are there any other cancers which commonly affecting the eye? Here is a short transcript in Hindi on what a leading ophthalmologist has to say on eye cancers or cancers affecting the eye. To get a free second opinion on your cancer treatment, click here. Else write to us at care@cancerx.co.in. To know the cost of eye cancer treatment, treating retinoblastoma in India, click here.

What does a Hematologist Oncologist do?

A Hematologist-Oncologist treats disorders of the blood that overlap with oncology that is cancer treatment. A Hematologist specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of blood disorders. A Hematologist Oncologist specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of blood cancers such as Leukemia, MDS, Lymphoma both Hodgkin Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Myelomas Any cancer requiring a bone marrow transplantation or stem cell transplant is also referred to a hematologist-oncologist. The image below shows pediatric cancers and cancers affecting adults which can be treated by a hematologist-oncologist. To get a free second opinion on your cancer treatment, click here. Else write to us…

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Surgery for Cancer Treatment

Today in our DocSpeak series, we are in conversation with Dr. Vedant Kabra who shares his views on surgery for cancer treatment. As a surgical oncologist, Dr. Vedant Kabra helps patients suffering from breast cancer, and gynae cancers such as vulvar cancer, vaginal cancer, uterine cancer, germ cell cancer, ovarian cancers besides gastro-intestinal cancers such as stomach cancer, colorectal cancers. If you undergoing cancer treatment,  click here to validate your current treatment plan. Take a second medical opinion from the best cancer doctors, in India, for your cancer diagnosis, write to us on care@cancerx.co.in. To know cost of cancer treatment click here.

Does exercise prevents cancer?

How does exercise help prevent cancer? Yet another year begins, let us begin the new year by promising our selves to remain disease free, cancer free. Cancer is easily preventable by maintaining a healthy lifestyle, so let’s begin the new year on how exercise can help reduce cancer risk. A healthy lifestyle usually promotes energy balance and immune functions of the body. Exercise also reduces the risk of insulin resistance, a type of condition that leads to type-2 diabetes. By reducing the risk of insulin resistance, the growth and spread of cancer cells are controlled because cancer cells need glucose…

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CanceRx, second opinion on cancer, featured in Hindustan Times

CanceRx offers a free online second opinion on cancer. We help cancer patients with free online second opinions on their cancer treatment! If you undergoing cancer treatment,  click here to validate your current treatment plan. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, connect with us for a second opinion on your prognosis and treatment plan. Take a second medical opinion from the best cancer doctors, in India, for your cancer diagnosis, write to us on care@cancerx.co.in Thank you Hindustan Times for covering CanceRx as change makers.

Metastatic Colon Cancer

Patient Mamta Yadav was diagnosed with metastatic colon cancer. Despite being diagnosed at stage 4, she did not have any blockage in the rectum. She was passing stools normally and came when she accidentally discovered bleeding. Yet she was being advised to undergo surgery to remove the tumour. Mamta’s family got in touch with CanceRx for a second opinion on her cancer treatment. Our consulting the surgical and medical oncologists, an opinion on only palliative chemotherapy was advised as against the surgery.   With extensive metastasis in the lung, liver, stomach and bones, curative treatment was not possible. Mamta’s daughter…

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Metastatic Sarcoma

My brother was diagnosed with  Metastatic Sarcoma recently. His cancer has metastasised to the lungs and the liver. We were really in a confused state of mind on what to do. We were asked to undergo surgery. As we searched for answers on what to do, how cancer (sarcoma) had spread so much, should we treat or not treat cancer, we found CanceRx. A simple chat, led to us emailing our medical reports. They got back to us saying that surgery is not required as cancer has metastasised and surgery would, in fact, delay further treatment. They were upfront in…

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