Oncology information and locations in Mexico
Oncology is the medical specialty that treats cancer. This disease causes the body’s cells start
growing out of control and begin to spread or invade other organs. There are three significant
areas in oncology; medical oncology, radiation oncology, and surgical oncology.
A surgical oncologist manages the patient care from the diagnosis, surgical removal of the
tumor, and in some cases, coordinate treatment with other specialists. Surgery and treatment are
individualized and tailored according to the stage, grade, and location of the tumor.
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Medical oncologists focused on the diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, and side effects of cancer.
In addition, they create a treatment plan and evaluate if they will treat cancer with
chemotherapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy, or immunotherapy.
Radiation oncology treats cancer with high energy x rays(photons). It aims to slow down, shrink
the tumor or keep the tumor from coming back. There are two types of therapy; external beam or
internal radiation therapy.
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When to see an oncologist
Test an unusual lump or swelling
If your primary doctor can't test or provide a diagnosis on an unusual lump or grown you might
be referred to an oncologist; or if you detect a lump, asymmetry, color, or skin changes during
self-examination it's important to get tested. Early detection of cancer it’s more likely to be
Diagnose blood disorders
Most oncologist are trained in hematology, so they can provide treatment on blood related
diseases like; lymphoma, leukemia, hemophilia, among others.
Need cancer treatment
Cancer is one of the most prevalent conditions worldwide, but, with the help of an oncologist
quality of life can greatly improve. Seeing a specialist will help to start a treatment plan.
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.
In all medical procedures, there are chances of complications, the specialist will provide you detailed information about the risks of the procedure, talk to the specialist directly.