What are the Rare Types of Liver Cancer?

What are the Rare Types of Liver Cancer?

Introduction Cancer that originates in the cells of the liver is called liver cancer. Liver cancer can be broadly categorised into two types – primary liver cancer and secondary liver cancer. Primary liver cancer occurs in the liver cells and is mainly caused by...
Is Laparoscopic Surgery A Good Option For Incisional Hernia

Is Laparoscopic Surgery A Good Option For Incisional Hernia

What is an incisional hernia? An incision hernia is a bulge of tissue that forms on a healing surgical scar. Approximately 33% of people who go through abdominal surgery have a risk of experiencing an incisional hernia. An incisional hernia occurs close to a surgical...
Don’t Neglect these Throat Cancer Symptoms

Don’t Neglect these Throat Cancer Symptoms

Introduction Throat cancer can originate in the throat (pharynx), voice box (larynx) or the upper throat section just behind the nose. Throat cancer can encompass other types of cancer like oropharyngeal, hypopharyngeal and glottic cancers. Dr Purnendu Bhowmik of...
Why is colorectal cancer rising in young adults?

Why is colorectal cancer rising in young adults?

Introduction Colorectal cancer is usually a concern for older individuals. However, colon cancer doctors in Kolkata has noticed a significant increase in this disease among younger adults, especially men. Additionally, the Indian Council of Medical Research studies...