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Tumors

<p>Our oncology center in Ilajak medical provides special care for tumor patients. Our mission in Ilajak is to help eliminate cancer by offering diagnostic and treatment services for cancer patients that include advanced imaging, specialized oncologic surgery, immunotherapy, and radiotherapy by a specialized multidisciplinary team.</p>

Tumors

Ilajak Medical provides you a complete specialized team of doctors, surgeons, technicians, and radiotherapy specialists working under one roof, using the latest scientific methods according to the latest researches to provide tumor patients integrated distinctive care considering all the details and circumstances surrounding the patient, we give each patient the unique medical care they deserve.

Ilajak Medical’s cancer care centers provide care services for tumor patients such as diagnosis, surgical therapy,  immunotherapy, and radiotherapy by a multi-specialty medical team to provide comprehensive services for the best results with minimal side effects.

Our medical teams take care of educating the patients regarding their disease, treatment, and side effects, they will also provide answers to all questions of the patients, in addition to providing psychological support groups, physiotherapy, and therapy sessions in health resorts.

We also provide palliative care service which is run by a team dedicated to palliative care and cancer pain treatment, as well as psychologists to provide patients with the needed support.

 

The most important services for tumor treatment provided by Ilajak Medical
 
Tumors

We provide care services to cancer patients for each of the following tumors:

  • Head and neck tumors.
  • Tumors of the brain, spinal cord, and spine.
  • Lung and respiratory system tumors.
  • Breast tumors.
  • Gastrointestinal tumors, pancreatic cancer, and liver cancer.
  • Tumors of the reproductive and urinary systems.
  • Gynecological tumors, such as cervical cancer, endometrial cancer.
  • Blood tumors, such as leukemia and lymphoma.
  • Skin and melanoma tumors.

What is cancer?

Cancer is not a single disease, it is many diseases, each of which has its own characteristics, signs, symptoms, and treatment. The term cancer refers to the out-of-control rapid division of cells due to imbalance in the division mechanisms which lead to the formation of tumor.

In which category of people does cancer appear?

Cancer can appear at any age, in any patient, and any circumstances, However, the risk for developing cancer increases significantly with age.

What factors increase the susceptibility to cancer?

Several factors increase the susceptibility to cancer and they vary from one person to the other, and from one type of cancer to another, for example, exposure to sunlight increases the probability of skin cancer, but it does not cause lung cancer, for example.

Also it has to be mentioned here that just because you have the risk factors to develop a particular type of cancer does not mean you will develop that cancer, as there are many other factors that play into the malignant transformation of cells, some of them are not fully understood.

The most common factors that increase the susceptibility to cancer

Among the most common factors that may play a role in developing any type of cancer:

  • Smoking
  • Poor diet.
  • Alcohol abuse.
  • Exposure to sunlight.
  • Some microbes and viruses.
  • Certain materials such as asbestos.

 

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