Gastrointestinal cancer refers to malignant conditions of the gastrointestinal tract (GI tract) and accessory organs of digestion, including the esophagus, stomach, billiary system, pancreas, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus. The symptoms relate to the organ affected and can include obstruction (leading to difficulty in swallowing or defecating), abnormal bleeding or other associated problems even pain. GI Cancer would include cancer of esopegus i.e. food pipe, stomach cancer, pancreatic cancer and liver cancer. The most common of these are cancers of pancreas, liver and esophagus.
Following are the symptoms of GI cancer:
Heartburn or indigestion
Vomiting, with or without blood
Swelling or fluid build-up in the abdomen
Blood in the stool
Low red blood cell count (anemia)
Cancer needs a multi modality treatment which may involve surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. all types of cancers are treated with good success rate by team of very experienced team of cancer specialists and cancer surgeons.
As mentioned above cancer needs a multi-modality treatment that involves surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Not all patients would need all of the above and also not in the same order. In case the patient needs surgery for GI Cancer then the best doctor for GI Cancer, pancreatic cancer, esophageal cancer and liver cancer would be Dr Kaushal Yadav and Dr Ankur Garg. In case the cancer in advance stage then the role of medical oncologist and radiation oncologist would be significant. Best medical oncologist for chemotherapy would be Dr Vinod Raina and for radiation would be Dr B K Mohanty. Cost of the treatment would range from USD 8000 to USD 15000 depending upon the treatment required.
A good hospital needs to have qualified doctors with good experience. Most of the hospitals in the vicinity offer services of doctors who either do not have proper qualifications or do not possess requisite experience. We do not claim to be a tertiary care hospital providing services across all the streams of medicine and surgery but whatever service you get at Yashlok Hospital are first class in terms of quality.
We are probably the only hospital which has an inhouse Ultrasound and Colour Doppler facility. The hospital has state of art Digital X-Ray, ECG, Pathology Lab, Dental Centre, Physiotherapy Centre and Inhouse Pharmacy. The operating room at the hospital has the deployment of cutting edge technology which gives us the confidence of doing the most complex of the surgeries with relative ease.
Healthcare is a very different stream from any other service industry. People come to us only when they are in a problem which they are not able to understand. All our team members are thoroughly trained to provide the medical care with highest ethical standards and with compassion and empathy. The entire care programme is designed keeping the centricity of the patient in mind.
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