colon cancer

Diagnosis of Colon Cancer

Dr. Kamran Khan
17 Sep 2018
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Colon cancer is diagnosed in patients with the help of Colonoscopy procedure. Blood tests are also helpful to diagnose colon cancer along with the procedure.

Colonoscopy procedure in which the biopsy of the colon is performed is the best way to find out the presence of colon cancer in an individual. In some cases, blood tests are also useful to the individuals. Basically, an individual needs to undergo colon cancer screening tests to receive the best diagnosis at the right point of time.


Dr. Kamran Khan

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Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Kamran Khan is a Surgical Oncologist practicing at Saifee Hospital in Girgaon, Mumbai. Dr. Kamran specializes in General cancer consultation, Breast Cancer Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, Robotic Cancer Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Head and Neck Surgeries. He has completed his MBBS from King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in the year 1990. Dr. Kamran Khan has further completed MCh in Surgical Oncology from Tata Memorial Centre in the year 1994. He has an experience of more than two and a half decades in the field of oncology treatments. Dr. Kamran is currently practicing at Saifee Hospital and Global Hospitals. Both hospitals are a super speciality centers situated in Girgaon and Parel, Mumbai respectively. Saifee Hospital was started in the year 2005 and since then it is offering excellent services in different specialities of medicine. Global Hospitals aims to provide excellence to the patients in the field of healthcare. The main focus of the team at the hospital is to make sure that the patients receive treatment with excellence and empathy as well. Book a FREE appointment with Dr. Kamran Khan at Elacancer.com.
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