Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Prostate cancer in Bangalore.

Prostate is a exocrine gland in male reproductive organ  that  produce the seminal fluid which  transports the sperms. Prostate cancer is a disease which begins to grow in the prostate.Prostate cancer is most commonly seen in men of age above 50 or 65 years.

Other causes of prostate cancer are :
  • Hereditary.
  • Overweight.
  • Smoking, unhealthy diet, unnatural lifestyle.
  • Overdose of calcium intake.
  • Previous occurrence of prostate cancer.

  • Frequent and painful urination.
  • Reduction in urine flow.
  • Irregularities during sexual intercourse.
  • Blood seen in the urine or semen.
  • Aching, discomfort, stiffness in the lower back, pelvis region, etc.
  • Swelling/ inflammation of legs.
  • Aching bones.
Treatments are recommended for each stage according to the health, age, and the severity of the disease.
Different stages of prostate cancer:
Early Stage: In this stage the cancer cells is limited to  lining testicles.
Low Grade stage : In this stage the cancer cells grow more than the testicles.
Cancer cells begin to spread from the lining to the muscular walls of the bladder.
Treatment provided for Low grade cancer stage
  • For older men each stage is watched.
  • For younger men surgery is done for the removal of prostate gland.
  • Radio therapy is recommended for men with symptoms.
  • Hormonal therapy.
  • External beam radiotherapy.
  • Brachytherapy.
  • Cryotherapy.

Moderate High Grade stage: Cancer cells begin to spread from the lining of testicles to the muscular walls of the bladder.
Brachytherapy: Radiotherapy is done directly into the prostate gland or using an external machine
If the radiotherapy failed prostate gland is removed. It is called Radical Prostatectomy.
Bilateral Orchidectomy.
Locally Advanced stage Cancer cells spread to nearby blood stream and blood cells.
Treatments :
  • Radiotherapy.
  • Hormonal therapy.
  • Watchful waiting.
  • Surgery.
  • Combination treatment.

Advanced Prostate stage: In this stage the cancer  may or may not have spread to other parts of the body.
  • Extreme fatigue and constant weakness.
  • Sudden weight loss.
  • Broken bones, increased back pain.
  • Kidney failure.
  • Urinary incontinence.
  • Total erectile dysfunction.
  • Hormonal therapy.
  • Chemotherapy.
  • Radiotherapy.
  • Controlling symptoms.
  • For the smooth passage of urine Transurethral resection of the prostate is recommended
  • Surgery – not recommended.

If the cancer spreads to other parts of the body it cannot be cured. Treatments for controlling the symptom is done. Sometimes there is a chance of cancer to occur again. In that situation Radical prostatectomy, Bilateral Orchiectomy treatment is preferred.

Dr Salanki’s center for Urology provides  the the treatment for Prostate cancer in Bangalore. Dr. Prabhudev. M.  Salanki an experienced Urologist and robotic surgeon, the team of expert doctors and staff   provides the most advanced international standard care to the patients in an affordable rate. Apart from Prostate cancer treatment many other treatments for kidney, bladder are also offered.
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Tuesday, 12 January 2016

Bladder Cancer Surgery Bangalore

Bladder cancer is one type of cancer which starts growing inside the bladder. Usually it is found in the cells inside the bladder.  Bladder means a balloon shaped organ which is used to store urine. It is found in the pelvic area.
Bladder cancer mostly affects old age people than younger ones. The chances for bladder cancer  to recur is more even if it is diagnosed in early stages.

Dr.Salanki’s Center For Urology offers best treatment for bladder cancer with quick results and at affordable cost.. Dr. Prabhudev  M Salanki is an experienced surgeon for Bladder Cancer Surgery Bangalore.

Symptoms Of Bladder Cancer
The most common symptoms for bladder cancer is as follows :
  • Presence of blood in urine.
  • Frequent urination
  • Painful urination
  • Back pain
  • Pelvic pain
Causes Of Bladder Cancer
Bladder cancer is occurred due to the  abnormal growth of cells in the bladder. These cells develop some changes which  let them grow in an uncontrolled manner and thus tumour will be formed with these abnormal cells.
Types Of Bladder Cancer
Different types of  bladder cancer includes the following:
  • Transitional cell carcinoma
  • Squamous cell carcinoma
  • Adenocarcinoma
Treatments For Bladder  Cancer
  • Surgery should be performed to remove the tumor - Transurethral resection of bladder tumour  helps in the removal of bladder cancer  which is restricted to  the inner layers of the bladder.
  • Radical cystectomy - This operation is performed to remove  the entire bladder and also its surrounding  lymph nodes. Radical cystectomy is performed in men for the removal of the prostate and seminal  vesicles.
  • Ileal Conduit - Surgery is also performed for creating a new way to leave urine from the body . During  this surgery, a small piece of tube is  created by thee  surgeon using a piece of the  patient’s intestine.
  • Continent urinary reservoir - Another procedure includes creating a small reservoir for urine inside the patient’s  body.
  • Orthotopic Neobladder - During this surgery, the surgeon will remove the urinary bladder and makes a neobladder using a segment of small intestines.

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