The large intestine, also known as the large bowel, is the last part of the gastrointestinal tract and of the digestive system.
The colon is the longest portion of the large intestine, the large intestine also includes the cecum, colon, and, rectum.
Gastrointestinal exams can be classified into two, an upper Gastrointestinal test which includes the examination of the digestive system from the oesophagus to the small intestine. Whereas the Lower Gastrointestinal test includes an examination of the digestive tract from the large intestine to the rectum.
Colon and rectal cancers are increasing in incidence due to the low fiber diet and increased junk food consumption. At Cytecare hospitals, we have a comprehensive cancer screening program for people at risk.
For people who are affected by the disease, the team of Colorectal surgeons, gastroenterologists, Medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, diagnostic and interventional radiologists, pathologists and pain and palliative care physicians ensure that you are in the best possible treatment protocol which are individualized.
Colorectal cancers can be treated even if they have spread to the liver.
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At Cytecare, we also run a stoma care clinic to provide education and psychological support to people with both temporary and permanent stoma. The team includes surgeons, Specialist stoma care nurses and psycho-oncologists.
At Cytecare, we promote advanced focused cancer care for each and every individual- a profound approach to individuals and their cancer treatment. We understand and believe that every cancer is different; hence, we practice specialised cancer treatment for each case. Our multidisciplinary cancer specialist team consists of researched cancer care practitioners strongly guided by national and global protocols, making us the best cancer hospital in Bangalore.
Recognized by Indian Association Of Palliative Care
Our Hospital Is NABH Accredited
Designated Center Of Integrated Oncology And Palliative Care
Our Laboratory Is NABH Accredited
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A detailed insight into everything related to cancer care, cancer symptoms, cancer treatment and mitigation process from the team at Cytecare Cancer Hospitals.