Oral cancer remains one of the most devastating and disfiguring of all malignancies. It has a higher ratio of deaths-per-cases than that of breast and cervical cancer.The tongue is the most common intraoral site of cancer in most countries. The worldwide incidence of oral cancer varies widely. Because of this variability, cancer of the tongue is a serious public health problem with significant mortality and morbidity.
Cancers of the oral cavity represent 2% of all cancers diagnosed annually in the United States. The disease affects males more frequently than females, with a male-to-female ratio of 2:1.We are medical representatives of Fuda cancer hospital located in Mumbai, India. We are here to create awareness for tongue cancer treatment using our latest technology and to promote the benefits of using innovative cancer therapies at Fuda cancer Hospital.Best treatment for tongue cancer in India is given at Fuda using our minimally invasive therapies and innovative treatment methods.
Oral cancer / tongue cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the mouth or on the tongue, the Lips, the inside of the cheeks (the buccal mucosa), the Gums, the bottom or roof of the mouth, or hard palate. Oral / tongue Cancer is the most common cancer in Indian men. Now the ratio is also increasing in women worldwide. If oral / tongue cancer is diagnosed in its early stage then treatment is generally very effective. Major problem of oral / tongue cancer is its Recurrence rate is very high. The most common symptoms of oral or tongue cancer are Pain, Swelling, and Difficulty in Chewing, Difficulty in Swallowing, and Difficulty in opening mouth, bleeding in mouth, Change in Voice, Oral infections and Ulcers etc. The most common causes of oral or tongue cancer are Chewing Tobacco, Smoking, Drinking Alcohol, Poor oral hygiene, Infection of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) etc.
The type of best treatment for therapies given for the oral cancer treatment depends upon the condition of a patient, so the oral cancer & tongue cancer treatment plan can differ from one patient to another patient. Fuda cancer hospital is a Clinical Cancer Speciality Center and is well known for its research work in the field of cancer treatment. We have been awarded by international organisation for our achievement in cancer research and its treatments. Advanced technology is being used to treat cancer patient at Fuda cancer hospital which are not available at any other hospital in India. Depending upon cancer type advanced therapies that are used to treat Oral Or Tongue cancer patients at Fuda are Photodynamic Therapy (PDT), Seed Knife Therapy (Brachytherapy), Cryosurgical Ablation (CSA), Combined Immunotherapy, Microsphere Interventional Chemo. These oral cancer and tongue cancer treatment is very effective, with biggest advantage being Lesser Recurrence Rate and having minimal Side-Effects. Many of this therapies are not available in India and this therapies has been found very effective compared to traditional therapy given at any other hospital in India. Therapies given at Fuda cancer hospital has been found very effective even for the patient suffering from last stage Oral Or Tongue cancer.
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Oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment which are available in in India are Surgery, Chemotherapy, Radiation therapy and laser treatment. Some of this therapies are very old and is being used since 25 years of its first use, whereas latest technology is being used to treat cancer patient at Fuda hospital and it has shown very good results compared to traditional therapy given in India. Traditional therapy given in India to treat Oral Or Tongue cancer has shown many side-effects Which are Difficulty to Swallow, Eat and Speak, Weight Loss and Loss of appetite, Pain, Decreasing Immunity and Disfigurement of Face and Mouth, whereas therapies given at Fuda cancer hospital has shown lesser side effects and lesser recurrence rate using our advanced technology.
At Fuda hospital, your care for oral and tongue cancer treatment is personalized and may include surgery, or other targeted therapies. If surgery is necessary, you can count on our renowned surgeons, who use the latest, least-invasive techniques for oral cancer and tongue cancer treatment.
After a definitive diagnosis has been made oral or tongue cancer treatment has been staged and treatment may begin. This treatment is ideally a multidisciplinary approach involving the efforts of surgeons, radiation oncologists, chemotherapy oncologists, dental practitioners, nutritionists, and rehabilitation and restorative specialists. The actual curative treatment modalities are usually surgery and radiation, with chemotherapy added to decrease the possibility of metastasis, to sensitize the malignant cells to radiation, or for those patients who have confirmed distant metastasis of the disease.
Whether a patient has surgery, radiation and surgery, or radiation, surgery, and chemotherapy, is dependent on the stage of development of the cancer. Each case is individual. More about radiation therapy for oral cancer treatment or tongue cancer treatment includes surgery,and chemotherapy.
Patients with oral cancer or tongue cancer treated in their early stages, may have little in the way of post treatment disfigurement. For those whose cancer is caught at a later stage, the results of surgical removal of the disease may require reconstruction of portions of their oral cavity or facial features. There may be adjunctive therapy required to assist in speech, chewing of foods, the problems associated with the lack of salivary function, as well as the fabrication of dental or facial prostheses.
Depending upon cancer type advanced therapies that are used to treat oral or tongue cancer patients at Fuda are Photodynamic Therapy (PDT), Seed Knife Therapy (Brachytherapy), Cryosurgical Ablation (CSA), Combined Immunotherapy, Microsphere Interventional Chemo. These treatments has been found very effective, with biggest advantage being Lesser Recurrence Rate and having minimal Side-Effects. Many of this therapies are not available in India and this therapies has been found very effective compared to traditional therapy given at any other hospital in India.
There are two distinct pathways by which most people come for treatment in India. One is through the use of tobacco and alcohol, a long term historic problem and cause, and the other is through exposure to the HPV-16 virus (human papilloma virus), a newly identified etiology, and the same one which is responsible for the vast majority of cervical cancers in women. A small percentage of people (under 7 %) do get oral cancer and tongue cancer in India from no currently identified cause. It is currently believed that these are likely related to some genetic predisposition.
In case you notice or experience any of these clinical features, you must visit your doctor / health care professional immediately. Never neglect these symptoms. oral cancer and tongue cancer ought to be taken seriously, since the tumor tends to spread rapidly to the gums, jaws and throat.
The effective and successful management of oral cancer and tongue cancer needs sufficient knowledge about the symptoms of the disease, and an early diagnosis of the condition. Some symptoms of carcinoma tongue are quite prominent, whereas some are hard to detect. Early diagnosis and prompt oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment is the only way to limit its progress. Depending on the size of the tumor and the extent of its spread, the oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment may comprise of surgery, chemotherapy and / or radiotherapy.
Oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment options are partly based on the cancer stage, contact us for assistant! Studies have shown that people have better outcomes in cancer programs that treat a high level of patients. We have one of the most active oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment programs in India. We offer many innovative oral cancer and tongue cancer treatment.
For more information about oral cancer treatment and tongue cancer treatment you can contact us Fuda hospital.
Oral cancer and tongue cancer treatment in India, rehabilitation may be necessary to improve movement, chewing, swallowing, and speech. Speech and language pathologists may be involved at this stage. Chemotherapy is useful in oral cancer treatment when used in combination with other treatment modalities such as radiation therapy. It is not used alone as a monotherapy. When cure is unlikely it can also be used to extend life and can be considered palliative but not curative care. Biological agents, such as Cetuximab have recently been shown to be effective in the treatment of squamous cell head and neck cancers, and are likely to have an increasing role in the future management of this condition when used in conjunction with other established treatment modalities.
All treatment will usually be done by a multidisciplinary team, with treatment professionals from the realms of radiation, surgery, chemotherapy, nutrition, dental professionals, and even psychology all possibly involved with diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and patient care at Fuda cancer hospital.