Biopsy is mainly associated with cancer and it helps doctors to detect abnormalities or any kind of diseases present in a human body. When a biopsy is done, a piece of tissue or a sample of cells is removed from body so that it can be analyzed in a laboratory. Based on the type of cancer there are various kinds of biopsies including Skin Biopsy, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Surgical Biopsy, Needle Biopsy and Endoscopic Biopsy.
Cancer survivors need strong emotional support from family and friends to help them adjust to the changes cancer brings into their lives. Frequent visits, thoughtful gifts, deep conversations are some of the ways to keep them supported for a positive outlook and a better quality of life.
Treatment of cancer has evolved greatly, with significant improvements in radiology. Imaging is a major component of cancer detection. Some of the imaging tests used for finding various types of cancers are X-rays, CT-Scan, Ultrasound, Mammogram Imaging, MRI Scan, PET Scan and Nuclear Medicine scan.
Trilogy Tx Linear Acceleration is an advanced technology of radiation therapy to treat cancer. All types of radiations such as IGRT, IMRT, SRS can be obtained from one machine.
PET Scan is an imaging test which uses radioactive tracer to look inside human body including oxygen use and metabolism at cellular level. This test can detect cancer, brain tumor or heart disease.
Cyberknife is a non invasive process of radiation therapy utilized in the cases where it is impossible to treat tumor with the help of the surgery. It is highly accurate and is performed with the help of highly advanced machines.