Unexplained high fever

Unexplained high fever and bruises can be an indication of Leukemia or what is commonly known as blood cancer. If your child has more bruises than normal while playing or has high fever which doesn’t subside, visit the nearest doctor, get a CBC test and a Peripheral smear done from the nearest lab and email us the reports on care@cancerx.co.in Unexpected Bruises with high fever an also indicate blood cancer even in adults. Our expert team of hematologists, hemato-oncologists, and hemato-pathologists will help you arrive at the best diagnosis. Send us your queries, reports now!        

bladder cancer symptoms

Bladder cancer is one of the more common cancers affecting both men and women. Watch out for the following, bladder cancer symptoms: Frequent Urination: Just peed, yet have a feeling of wanting to pee. Could be a simple UTI or a tumour pressing against your bladder wall and definitely calls for a visit to the urologist Bloody Pee: Blood in the urine which means urine colour ranging from pink to brown may indicate a urinary tract infection or a possible tumour and definitely calls for a visit to the urologist Pelvic Pain: A persistent nagging pelvic pain may mean a tumour growing…

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Is it ok to get a second opinion from a doctor?

Is it ok to get a second opinion from a doctor? A Question often asked by patients who have an ambiguous diagnosis. Watch the video to see a patient in an OPD setting, running from pillar to post after being diagnosed with small nodules all over his face and neck, get a correct diagnosis for his medical problem. Not clear on your diagnosis? Get a Second Opinion, by the expert panel of Medical oncologists at CanceRX now, from the best cancer hospitals in India, send us a query now or write to us on care@cancerx.co.in to know more Click here to…

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CanceRX gets covered by Punjab Kesari a leading newspaper

CanceRX Coverage in Punjab Kesari CanceRX, a startup focussed on last mile cancer diagnostics, consults for the Indian population, gets covered by Punjab Kesari, Indias leading Hindi newspaper. Write to us at care@cancerx.co.in to know more.  

PET Scan Test Get a second opinion

PET Scan Test, is an imaging test which allows physicians to see how the spread of disease in our body. Normally associated with a cancer diagnosis, a PET Scan allows us to check the functioning of our heart, brain for brain tumors,  brain cancer, Alzheimer’s as well. A PET Scan test may be used along with a CT Scan and an MRI for specific views required for cancer treatment. A PET Scan costs USD 200-500 and can be done in many labs, however, diagnosis based on reports is the key to proper cancer treatment. Get a Second Opinion on your…

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HLA typing for Bone Marrow Transplant ?

We often hear of HLA typing for bone marrow transplant for blood cancers, Leukemias, even Sickle Cell Disease. Many times facilities for HLA typing are not available locally.  A short video shows how to take an HLA sample by yourself. Once you have taken the HLA samples, you can always courier to the next available lab for testing or even send a sample to us at CanceRX for  HLA typing. To know more, write to us at care@cancerx.co.in. Submit the query form and “Get a second opinion on your cancer treatment” from the best oncologists,  the best hematologist in India.…

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doctors consultation for blood cancer in Gorakhpur

CanceRX brings the 1st OPD, doctors consultation for blood cancers in Gorakhpur. Dr. Rahul Bhargava, Head of Hemato-oncology will now conduct an OPD every 2nd Saturday in Gorakhpur. Get a second opinion on your blood cancer diagnosis, some of the best hemato-oncologists in India, the best blood cancer doctors in India.  Send us a query now or email your medical reports on care@cancerx.co.in. Irrespective of the stage of blood cancer, controlling disease progression is a possibility. Send us a query and explore the treatment options available. Click to know the cost of blood cancer treatment in India.  

targeted therapy for breast cancer treatment

Targeted therapy for breast cancer treatment helps target cancer cells which grow out of control. Cancers happen when our normal body cells start multiplying and grow out of control. Targeted therapy for breast cancer treatment, is the administration of new age drugs which inhibit or block the uncontrolled growth of cancer cells. Unlike regular chemotherapy which attacks all cells, good and bad, targeted drugs attack only specific cancer cells and inhibit growth. They tend to have fewer and also different side effects than chemotherapy drugs. Breast Cancers are caused by various mutants such as BRCA1, BRCA 2, PIK3CA.  Each mutant…

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Breast Cancer Diagnosis

A breast cancer diagnosis is no longer a death sentence. Breast cancer is curable when detected early. With new age medicines, targeted drugs in place, breast cancer can now be targetted specifically depending upon the genetic makeup of the cancer cells. If you are a patient undergoing breast cancer treatment, validate your existing line of treatment by sending us your medical reports or send us a query. We will have some of the best oncologists in India, best cancer doctors, from the top 10 cancer hospitals offer you a second opinion. Click to know the cost of mastectomy, lumpectomy, chemotherapy,…

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Cancer doctor consultation fees in India

Cancer doctor consultation fees in India. How much should an oncologist or a super specialist doctor charge? Should the basis be knowledge, skillset, experience or social economic status, paying capacity of the patient in a country like India? Do share your opinion, write to us on care@cancerx.co.in. India has some of the best oncologists, best transplant specialists worldwide. Advancements in technology have ensured that Cancer treatment can cure when cancer is diagnosed early. Cancer Diagnosis is not a death sentence, today. Explore cancer treatment options, validate your existing line of cancer treatment,  get a second opinion from the best oncologists in…

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Cancer diagnosis, cancer treatment what goes on in a patients mind

Cancer Diagnosis? Cancer Treatment? What really happens, when someone gets diagnosed with cancer? What is the thought process? What really goes on in a patients mind?  How does he weigh his chances of survival, his treatment options? The pictograph below explains beautifully what a patient thinks when he hears the dreaded “C” word. Cancer Diagnosis is not a death sentence. Advancements in technology have ensured that Cancer treatment can cure when cancer is diagnosed early. Explore cancer treatment options, validate your existing line of cancer treatment,  get a second opinion from the best oncologists in India, from the best cancer hospitals in…

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Bone Marrow Transplant for Leukemia, blood cancer

Bone Marrow Transplant for Leukemia, is by the best, curative option for ALL, AML and many other cancers, commonly known as blood cancers. Patient Adiba Rehman gets treated successfully for ALL( Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia). A Bone Marrow transplant is done successfully by a team of Fortis doctors, Dr. Aniruddha P Dayama and Dr. Rahul Bhargava. Hear what Adiba has to say about her bone marrow transplant experience. To know more on bone marrow transplantation, or get an opinion from Dr. Aniruddha P Dayama, on what is commonly classified as blood cancers, Lymphoma, Leukemia,  Multiple Myeloma,  Sickle Cell Anemia, Aplastic Anemia, …

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What is Lymphoma?

What is Lymphoma? Lymphoma is a common type of blood cancer, which affects our lymphatic system.  There are 2 common types of Lymphoma are  Hodgkin Lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. The pictogram below by Dr. Aniruddha P Dayama, lead Hemato-oncologist explains, types of lymphoma and early symptoms to watch out for.   To know more on Lymphoma, or get an opinion from Dr. Aniruddha P Dayama, on what is commonly classified as blood cancers, Lymphoma, Leukemia,  Multiple Myeloma,  Sickle Cell Anemia, Aplastic Anemia,  Thalassemia, MDS, AML, ALL, CML, Hairy Cell Leukemia,  click here. Click to consult other hemato-oncologists or cancer doctors, or write to…

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Kidney Cancer- A Case Study

A case study on the diagnosis and treatment of kidney cancer. Roham is a 57- year old male who works in a multinational company. He has a 9 to 6 desk job, leading to him being overweight due to lack of exercise. For the past three months, he has been noticing dull aching pain in the right flank. He managed to control the pain with intermittent pain killers but did not bother to investigate it further. However, he was alarmed when he noticed blood while passing urine and immediately consulted a local physician who got a urine examination and ultrasound…

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Radiotherapy or Radiation Therapy for cancer treatment

Radiation therapy for radiotherapy for cancer treatment uses a high dose of radiation to kill cancer cells, shrink tumors. Unlike chemotherapy, radiotherapy is a localized treatment and a high dose of radiation is targetted towards a small local area where a high dose is given to kill cancer cells. Although the cancer cells do not get killed immediately, radiation alters their internal structure and they start to die progressively. Radiation therapy if cancer is not metastatic has a good cure rate for several cancers for eg for prostate cancer, radiotherapy has a cure rate of 88.6% vs less than 80%…

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