multiple myeloma information

Multiple Myeloma Treatment in Delhi Gurgaon India – Best Cancer Specialist

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Best Multiple Myeloma Specialist in Delhi Dr Sunny Garg is a renowned Medical Oncologist in New Delhi with an experience of around 10 years of treating multiple myeloma patients. He has treated myeloma cancer patients with Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy and Immunomodulatory drugs. He is currently practicing at Manipal Hospital, Dwarka. Diagnostic modalities available at our […]

uterine cancer information

Uterine (Endometrial) Cancer Treatment in Delhi Gurgaon India – Best Cancer Specialist

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What is Uterus? Uterus (womb) is a hollow, inverted pear-shaped organ that accommodates the growing fetus during pregnancy. It is situated between the urinary bladder and rectum in the pelvic cavity and it is held in position by several uterine ligaments. It is made-up of mainly 3 tissue layers: the outermost, perimetrium (an extension of […]

stomach cancer information

Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Treatment in Delhi Gurgaon India – Best Cancer Specialist

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Best Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Specialist in Delhi Dr Sunny Garg is a renowned Medical Oncologist in New Delhi with an experience of around 10 years of treating stomach cancer patients. He has treated gastric cancer patients with Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy, Immunotherapy and Personalized Cancer Treatment. He is currently practicing at Manipal Hospital, Dwarka. Diagnostic modalities […]

targeted-therapy

Targeted Therapy for Cancer in Delhi and Gurgaon | दिल्ली और गुडगाँव में कैंसर के लिए टार्गेटेड थेरेपी

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What types of targeted therapies are available today? A classic example of a targeted anticancer drug is imatinib, a selective tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) that has revolutionized the treatment strategy for chronic myeloid leukemia (CML). Since then many targeted drugs have been developed and come into practice. The following table list various types of targeted […]

hormone-therapy

Hormonal Therapy for Cancer in Delhi and Gurgaon | दिल्ली और गुडगाँव में कैंसर के लिए हार्मोनल थेरेपी

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How Hormones Promote Cancer? Let’s take an example of prostate cancer. The figure below shows the hypothalamus pituitary axis for normal secretion of sexual hormones. Pituitary secretes LH/FSH and ACTH when it gets stimulated by hypothalamus by GnRH. LH/FSH act on the testis to release testosterone and ACTH acts on adrenal gland to release DHEA, […]

chemotherapy

Chemotherapy for Cancer in Delhi and Gurgaon | दिल्ली और गुडगाँव में कैंसर के लिए कीमोथेरेपी

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What are the Types of Chemotherapy? Primary/ curative Adjuvant Neo-adjuvant Concurrent Palliative What is the role of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy? It is given before the definitive treatment to shrink the tumor and make it amenable for definitive therapy. The advantages may be one or more of the following- Makes an inoperable tumor operable. Organ preservation in […]

Immunotherapy

Immunotherapy for Cancer in Delhi and Gurgaon | दिल्ली और गुडगाँव में कैंसर के लिए इम्मुनोथेरपी

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How does Immunotherapy work? Normally, the immune cells in our body (Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes) keep the cancer cells under check and prevent their growth and proliferation. But sometimes, cancer cells can develop some mechanisms to escape form these immune cells from attacking them. Immunotherapy works by preventing the cancer cells to escape from our immune […]

pancreatic cancer information

Pancreatic Cancer Treatment in Delhi Gurgaon India – Best Cancer Specialist

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Pancreas is made up of mainly 2 types of cells – the exocrine cells (99%) and the endocrine cells (1%). The main functions of the pancreas include secretion of digestive juice and several hormones (glucagon, insulin, somatostatin, and pancreatic polypeptide). Pancreatic adenocarcinoma (affecting exocrine cells) is the most common (95% of the cases) type of […]