Cancer

Breast Cancer Treatment in India

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What is Breast Cancer?

A collection of cancer cells that arise from the cells of the breast is known as breast cancer. Breast cancer is majorly seen in women. The calcium deposits or formation small tumor is the beginning of any breast cancer that spread from the blood stream into the other organs or into the lymph nodes.

Symptoms of Breast Cancer

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Breast cancer in its early stages does not result in any symptoms. However, some of the symptoms are -

  • Fluid coming out of the nipple can be green, bloody or clear to yellow. It can appear like pus
  • Lump in the armpit or breast lump which has uneven edges and hard. This lump usually does not result in any pain
  • Change in shape or size of the nipple or breast

Tenderness, breast lump and breast pain are some of the common symptoms of male breast cancer.

Types of Breast Cancer

Invasive Breast Cancer: Invasive breast cancer develops when cancer cells spread outside the lining of lobules or ducts into the nearby tissue of the breast. Invasive breast cancer can be categorized into different types -

  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Breast Cancer
  • Paget's disease of the Breast
  • Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS): This is considered as the one of the earliest forms of breast cancer. The cancer cells are present in the breast ducts though they have not spread to nearby breast tissue.

HER2 positive breast cancer: When there is a large number of protein (known as HER2) in breast cancer cells on their surface then it results in HER2 positive breast cancer.

Stages of Breast Cancer

Stages of breast cancer depends on four things -
  • The spread of the cancer in different parts of the body beyond the breast
  • Size of the cancer
  • Presence of cancer in the lymph nodes
  • If cancer is non-invasive or invasive

Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Physical examination of a patient is done that include armpits, chest area, breasts and neck area. A number of tests are performed for diagnosing breast cancer that include -

  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Mammography
  • CT scan
  • PET scan for checking the spread of the cancer

Types of Breast Cancer Surgery

  • Radical Mastectomy
  • Lumpectomy (wide local excision)
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Quadrantectomy, partial or segmental mastectomy
  • Total Mastectomy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Hormone Therapy
Cost of Breast Cancer treatment in India starts at 8500 US Dollars. To know more about it please share your reports on contact@arvenehealthcare.com or whatsapp/viber/imo to +918130077375.

(Please note this is a tentative plan and actual Costs are based on reports shared. Final treatment plan and estimation will be provided after the patient has been evaluated.)

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