In the past, the typical treatment for kidney cancer was the removal of the entire kidney, called total nephrectomy. However for smaller tumors it is no longer necessary to remove the whole kidney. For select patients with small kidney tumor it is now possible to undergo a procedure called laparoscopic partial nephrectomy surgery in India. This Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy Surgery In Mumbai, or any place other in world, is a minimally invasive procedure wherein the tumor is removed in its entirety alongwith a rim of normal kidney tissue. This Covid Safe Kidney Cancer Treatment, and Surgery allows the patient to keep a sizeable portion of the affected kidney which is specially a boon for hypertensive and diabetic patients. For patients with larger kidney tumors the entire kidney is removed laproscopically in kidney cancer hospital, by the Top Kidney Cancer Surgeon in Mumbai, India.
What is kidney cancer?
As with all cancers, kidney cancer and benign tumors evolve from a disruption in one or more genes in a cell’s DNA. Loss of control of normal genetic cell multiplications leads to uncontrolled mass of tissue that is a tumor.
Approximately 85% of all kidney cancers are renal cell carcinoma (RCC). Transitional cell cancer (TCC) of the renal pelvis is less common accounting for about 8% of diagnosed cancers. And Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy is the best corona safe kidney cancer surgery, and treatment, performed by the top Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty Specialist In Mumbai, and all over India.
Symptoms of Kidney Cancer
Kidney cancer is typically asymptomatic during much of the initial period. Individuals may notice a persistent pain in their back just below the ribs. General symptoms may include persistent fatigue, unexplained weight loss, recurrent fevers, high blood pressure (hypertension), swelling (edema) in the ankles, a feeling of poor health, and blood in the urine (hematuria).
Kidney Cancer Causes
The majority of the cancers appear in people between the ages of 40 and 70 and in men about twice as frequently as women. Smokers are far more likely to develop cancer than non-smokers. High fat diets, excessive weight and hypertension are risk factors. People who have a history of kidney cancer in their immediate families are at higher risk.
Diagnosis of Kidney Cancer
Diagnosis begins with a thorough physical examination followed by a series of laboratory tests and imaging procedures to identify the location and extent of the tumor in kidney cancer consultations by the Best Kidney Cancer Surgeon in Mumbai, India is done for laparoscopic surgery for kidney cancer, and removal.
Urinalysis is a common test done by doctors of kidney cancer in Mumbai, or any other place to detect microscopic blood that might not be seen on visual examination.
Blood tests are conducted to detect anemia (loss of blood cells caused by internal bleeding), polycythemia (excessive blood cells caused by hormones released by the tumor), and hypercalcemia (high calcium levels).
One or more procedures may be conducted to identify abnormalities in the kidneys by kidney cancer treatment specialist in Mumbai, or all over India. Among these are computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, intravenous pyelogram, chest x-ray, and bone scan.
Kidney Cancer Treatment
Dr. Ramani is Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty Specialist who performs kidney cancer surgery in Mumbai, India. Dr. Ramani the best urologist in south Mumbai, decides on Kidney Cancer Treatment based on many factors, which include age, co-morbidities, size of tumor, presence of metastasis and other factors. He as a well-known cancer surgeon in Mumbai, also provides Kidney cancer online consultation to his patients in need and performs laparoscopic pyeloplasty surgery.
The gold standard surgery for kidney cancer treatment In Mumbai, and India, is removal of the affected kidney. Removal of a single kidney is a simple nephrectomy while removal of the kidney and accompanying adrenal gland (atop the kidney) is a radical nephrectomy. This procedure is now performed laproscopically at most standard hospitals. Open Surgery is reserved for highly advanced cases.
In the standard open procedure an incision is made in the side and the kidney is removed. During laparoscopic nephrectomy, incisions no more than an inch are made and narrow tubes are inserted into the abdomen near the kidneys. A Laparoscope is inserted through the tubes to allow the surgeon to conduct the procedure. Dr. Ramani is a Kidney Cancer Surgeon who is specialize in Laparoscopic Surgery in particular Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy & Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy and offers this treatment of kidney cancer in Mumbai, India. UPJ obstruction treatment is today’s era is done with Laparoscopic Surgery & its called Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty Surgery and also offers online consultation for Kidney Cancer Treatment.
The advantages of a laparoscopic kidney removal:
- Minimal trauma
- Minimal pain
- Reduced blood loss
- Overnight hospital stay
- Faster recovery, and return to work
- Excellent cancer outcomes
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