Kidney cancer in children: treatment and diagnosis in Israel
Kidney cancer in childhood is a malignant neoplasm that forms from abnormal kidney cells. Kidney cancer has different types, it can manifest itself in a child with rapid growth, uncontrolled division of abnormal cells, early metastasis, metastases spread to neighboring organs, affecting the lymph nodes. A tumor in children can be indolent, benign.
According to the clinical staging system for kidney cancer, there are several stages of the disease in children. They have different symptoms, which depend on the malignancy, structural features of the tumor, its location, size, degree of metastasis to other organs of the child.
Methods for diagnosing kidney cancer in children
In the Israeli clinic of a child with a suspicion of a malignant tumor in the renal tubules, kidney cancer is carefully examined, and a treatment program will be developed at an affordable price. Examination of children diagnosed with kidney cancer in Israeli clinics includes the use of advanced diagnostic methods with the provision of high-precision research results.
The following methods are used to thoroughly diagnose childhood kidney cancer:
- laboratory blood and urine tests;
- molecular genetic tests;
- radiography, urography;
- MRI, CT, ultrasound, PET-CT, nephroscintigraphy;
- assessment of the blood circulation rate in the pathological focus;
- Doppler ultrasonography of the child's blood flow.
Taking into account the results of the diagnosis, specialized specialists jointly take decision on further methods of treating a child diagnosed with kidney cancer at an affordable price.
After a more accurate diagnosis, the total cost of treating the child is determined. The price formation is influenced by the results of the survey. The cost of services can be paid in any convenient way after the completion of all therapeutic procedures.
The use of innovative robotic installations, modern diagnostic methods, progressive therapeutic techniques, organ-preserving minimally invasive surgical interventions, adapted for the child's body, contributes to the most effective treatment of children with a diagnosis “Kidney cancer.”
The cost of kidney cancer treatment in children in a clinic in Israel
Adapted treatment of children with malignant tumors requires an integrated approach. The list of provided medical services, the cost of medical manipulations depends on the operability of the tumor, on its localization, the degree of metastasis, the severity of symptoms, structure, and the general condition of the child. Organ-preserving therapy of oncology in children is carried out with minimal damage to healthy tissues, involves the use of the following techniques:
- sparing chemotherapy;
- high-precision brachytherapy;
- radiofrequency ablation;
- cryoablation ;
- laser vaporization;
- minimally invasive surgery with laparoscopic access.
Cost of kidney cancer treatment in children in clinics in Israel depends on a number of factors. The price of services is influenced by the characteristics of the tumor, the stage of the disease, the types of diagnostic procedures, the methods of therapy used, the length of stay of the child in the clinic, etc. Prices for medical services for children in Israel are much lower than in other developed countries. High quality of services and affordable cost distinguish Israeli medicine from other clinics in the world.
Regardless of the course of the disease, the characteristics of kidney cancer, the degree of influence of the tumor on nearby organs, Israeli doctors will find a way out in each specific clinical case, create favorable conditions for stable long-term remission, complete restoration of the child's health.