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Sigmoidoscopy

Introduction A sigmoidoscopy is a test that looks at the rectum and lower part of the large intestine. "Colon" is the medical term for the...

Arthroscopy

Introduction Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure doctors use to look at, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint. Your doctor may recommend it if you...

Interview with Dr Rohini Patil (Obstetrician and Gynecologist): Breast Cancer Awareness

Dr Rohini Patil has worn many hats in her enriching career of more than 25 years, including that of a private practitioner, gynecologist, chief...

Imiquimod

US Brand Name(s)Aldara Zyclara Use in Cancer Treatment Imiquimod is authorised to treat the following conditions: Immunocompetent adults with actinic keratosis. Iquimod brands Aldara and Zyclara have been...

How Photodynamic Therapy Is Given:

A two-step procedure is used in photodynamic treatment. To begin, you will be given a photosensitizer. Depending on where the tumor is located in...

What is biomarker testing for cancer treatment?

Biomarker testing is a method of looking for cancer-related genes, proteins, and other chemicals (also known as biomarkers or tumor markers). Biomarkers have a...

Breast Pathology

Understanding your report: When your breast was biopsied, the samples were examined under a microscope by a pathologist, a specialist clinician with years of training....

Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) of the digestive tract is a treatment for removing precancerous, early-stage cancer, or other diseased tissues (lesions). A long, thin tube...

What is an EGD test?

An esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) is a procedure in which your doctor examines the lining of your esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. The esophagus is a muscular...

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