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Bone Marrow Test Importance in Blood Cancer Detection

Dr. Parveen Yadav
20 Sep 2018
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Bone marrow test is useful in examining fluids and tissues of bone marrow and find our whether they are being affected with blood cancer.

Bone marrow test is useful in examining the fluids and tissues of bone marrow. This way it can be made clear if blood is getting affected by cancer or any other disease. There are certain changes that reflect in the marrow sample even before appearing in a blood sample. The testing comprises of two steps called bone marrow aspiration and bone marrow biopsy.


Dr. Parveen Yadav

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Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Parveen Yadav is a Surgical Oncologist practicing at Paras Hospitals located in Sushant Lok Phase 1, Sector 43, Gurgaon. He has nearly a decade of experience in the field of oncology treatments. Dr. Parveen has completed his MBBS and further pursued MS in General Surgery from Pt BD Sharma Medical College, Rohtak. He has pursued his 3 years surgical oncology training from the Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital (IRCH), AIIMS in New Delhi. He has done his 2 years of Fellowship in Thoracic Oncology from Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai. He is also associated with various institutions such as Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi. Dr. Parveen Yadav is also trained in Robotic and Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Parveen specializes in Lung Surgery, Minimally Invasive (Key role) Esophageal, Intervention Bronchoscopy (Stenting), and Mediastinoscopy procedures. He also offers treatment of Mediastinal, Airway disease (Benign and Malignant) and Soft Tissue Sarcoma. He is a member of Indian Association for Palliative Care and Association of Indian Surgeons. Dr. Parveen has also acheived a Fellowship in the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-surgeons. He was also awarded the Best Paper Indian Cancer Congress in the year 2011. Dr. Parveen is currently practicing as a surgical oncologist at Paras Hospitals in Gurgaon. Book a FREE appointment with Dr. Parveen Yadav at Elacancer.com.
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