Cancer is a dangerous disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably & destroy body tissues . The body starts becoming weak day by day . The immune system also become weak as the cancer cells spread in the body . Sometimes , cancer develops slowly and detect after many years . Some cancer develops very fast & reflect it’s reaction fast on the body . There couldn’t be the same treatment for all types of cancer . There maybe minor difference in cancer treatments , it totally depends on the condition of the patient , the stage of the cancer , cell type , location of the tumour and other medical factors , which a surgeon detects and decide for the treatment . When cancer treatment starts , it could bring few side effects on the human body which are hair fall , nausea , less blood count & fatigue . Midway Medical is one of the leading Medical Treatment in India.

Types of Cancer Treatment in India

There are several types of cancer treatment and it’s not necessary that cancer patient would need only one type of treatment or multiple treatments it totally depends on the condition and other factors of the cancer that which treatment is going to cure it . Sometimes , multiple treatments are required for a single cancer patient . We advice patient to not worry when the treatment is going on . If any question coming in mind , the patient must consult it with doctor . Popular types of cancer treatments given below -


Chemotherapy 

Chemotherapy slows down or stop the growth of cancer cells . Chemotherapy is given in the form of drug   It could be given in the form of pills , capsules , through injection or directly into the vein . The drawback of chemotherapy is that it slows down or stop the growth of required cells of human body . Due to which some side-effects often happens like hair fall & nausea . Once chemotherapy process is done , these cells restart growing . Many people go to work during chemotherapy . It is mostly depends on the nature of job and type of cancer .


Radiation Therapy 

In this sort of therapy high dose of radiation is used to kill cancer cells , so that they don’t divide further & die in sometime . When the radiation therapy is given to the patient , the cancer cells doesn’t die on the spot , it could take weeks or a month to die them . Radiations are used to damage the DNA of cancer cells , once these cancer cells are die , they removed from the body . Radiation therapy could be used along with other cancer therapies like chemotherapy & immunotherapy . Radiation therapy further divided into two types -External Beam Radiation Therapy & Internal Radiation Therapy .  


Surgery 

Surgery includes procedure in which the cancer is removed from the body it is done by cutting the body with sharp tools after surgery a text from some time to recover from Spain but this is not the only way to perform surgery for cancer patient with time there is extreme advancement in technology bring in where no need to set them on the body . Surgery could be possible with the use of lasers as well . In laser surgery , the powerful light beams are used to cut through tissue . Lasers could focus on tiny areas accurately . Cancer surgeries could also done through Hyperthermia , Photodynamic Therapy & Cryosurgery .

Immunotherapy 

Immuno therapy is used to help your immune system to fight cancer . Immuno therapy also includes boosting of the immune system to fight cancer . Immuno therapy marks the cancer cells which makes is it easy for review system to find and destroy . Immunotherapy could be given in the form of pills or capsules or directly into the vein on in bladder . Few side-effects of immunotherapy could happen like pain , redness , swelling & rash . Immunotherapies further divided into few types .

Cancer Types 

It is hard to say exact numbers of cancer types . Cancer could develop in any part of the body . Still , few most common cancer types are -

  • Kidney Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Brain Tumour 
  • Colon Cancer 
  • Lymphoma 
  • Prostate Cancer 
  • Melanoma
  • Leukemia 
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Bone Cancer 
  • Oral Cancer
  • Basal Cell Cancer


There aren’t specific prices for cancer treatment . It depends on the procedures and the type of cancer . If it is a breast cancer the price would be different , if it is neck cancer , the price would be different . But , overall cancer treatment is the lowest in cost in India . Whereas , the treatment is same as it is done in any part of the world . World’s top oncologists say that India’s treatment is somewhere better than the world when it comes to cancer . India has all the latest technology to cure cancer .
 

Cancer Treatment Packages

Procedures Approx cost In Dollar $
Radiation Oncology
Pallative Linear Single Beam 4200
Pallative Linear Multiple Beam 6500
PET CT Whole Body With Contrast 520
SRT (STEREOTACTIC Radio Therapy) 4900
SRS (STEREOTACTIC Radio Surgery) 4000
IMRT 3300
IMRT With 4D Gating 5200
IGRT 4800
Surgical Oncology
Breast Cancer (BCS) 4300
Oral Cancer 6800
Cerbical Cancer 6000
Prostate Cancer 6000
Colon Cancer 6500
Bone Tumor (Excluding Implant Cost ) 8000