The best way to fight cancer is to hit it early and ensure improvements in diagnosis accuracy. Diagnosis accuracy can be achieved using a digital mammogram/ MRI instead of conventional mammograms or ultrasound.
These have helped identify suspicious lesions more accurately than their historical counterparts. Secondly image guided biopsies have helped reduce false/ negative rates. Use if tumor markers such as Prostate specific antigen, CA19-9, CEA, AFP etc and other immune histo-chemical markers have helped us arrive at an accurate pathological diagnosis. Tertiary cancer referral centre provides specialized consultative care to cancer patients as they have personnel and facilities for special investigation and treatment on referral from primary and secondary care. Impetus has to be given on carrying out early diagnosis to facilitate good cure rates and reduce the cost of the treatment and debility due to disease and treatment.
Diseases of blood affect one or more of these functions and require specialized diagnostic testing and treatment. We offer comprehensive care for such disorders. One of the biggest medical problems in the world, cancer and related complications are dealt with in the Oncology department. Detected early, most of the cancerous conditions are curable. At Rama Hospital, the Department is a specially designed unit with facilities for diagnostic and interventional procedures. These include Biopsies, Excisions and Chemotherapy.