Search Results: oncology

  • Radioactive iodine therapy

    Radioactive iodine therapy, known as “atomic therapy” in the public, is performed following surgery in thyroid cancer. It is the only treatment option to destroy the residual thyroid tissue and thyroid cancer cells in a lymph node or other parts of the body.

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  • Breast biopsy

    Early diagnostic is very important for breast cancer treatment. Main methods are manualy examination and image diagnostic such as breast ultrasonography, mammography, breast MRI. Breast lesions which are found suspected on the imaging data and cannot be identified only through the imaging methods are identified through biopsy method.

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  • Hoarse Voice

    The voice, one of the major communication elements, may become ill, much as the rest of our organs. A good number of reasons may result in hoarseness or loss of voice and that is why we need to get a much better understanding of our voice, take care of and protect it. Prof. Mustafa Kazkayasi M.D., an otolaryngologist with Anadolu Medical Center, tells us that hoarseness of voice may be a symptom of throat, lung or brain cancer and when in discomfort, we should not underestimate the visits to the doctor: “You should not let panic set in, but the condition should not be taken lightly”, says Kazkayasi M.D.

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