What you need to know about uterine cancer
Uterine cancer is a malignant tumor that is the most common cancer in middle-aged patients, along with breast and cervical cancer. The high-risk group includes women who have been observed:
early onset of sexual activity;
a large number of sexual partners;
frequent inflammatory processes in the reproductive system;
taking hormonal drugs;
Oncology of this organ is of two types - endometrial damage (adenocarcinoma) and cancer of the uterine body, the symptoms of which are very similar. The first disease has a better chance of a complete cure with preservation of reproductive function.
Cancer of the uterine tissue occurs much less frequently, a common form of this type is sarcoma. In the initial period, the disease is almost asymptomatic, which is why every woman should undergo periodic examinations by a gynecologist in order to identify the pathology as early as possible and begin treatment. Healthy women should check the state of the reproductive system at least once a year, if the patient belongs to a risk group, then at least once every six months.
If you do not pay attention to the state of women's health, with may appear over time:
bleeding between periods or in the postmenopausal period;
periodic pain in the lower abdomen, lower back or in the pelvic region;
pain and the release of blood during coitus;
the appearance of a feeling of fatigue and weakness;
unreasonable weight loss.
Usually cancer of the uterus and endometrium is detected during a gynecological examination and a transvaginal ultrasound research, after which additional diagnostics are required - analysis for histology of scraping from the uterine cavity, analysis for cytology of smears from the cervix, biopsy of the mucous membrane. Based on the research results, conclusions can be drawn about the malignancy of the tumor, the type of cancer, the stage of the disease. A correct diagnosis is essential.
Methods for treating uterine cancer
The necessary procedures and prescriptions are selected based on many factors - the type of cancer cells, the degree of organ damage and the spread of the disease. The following methods are used:
surgery to remove the tumor;
hysterctomy - complete removal of an organ;
excision of the mucous membrane;
hormone therapy ;
If you start therapy on time, there are high chances of recovery without removing the affected organ, while preserving its functions. Hormone therapy is often used using hormones from the group of gestagens, which remove cancer cells.Before starting the path to healing, it is important to choose a specialist whom the patient will fully trust, and a well-equipped medical institution, the conditions of treatment in which are at a decent level. An equally significant role is played by the patient's positive attitude, the help and care of loved ones.
Benefits of uterine cancer treatment in Israel
If cancer of the uterus, vagina or endometrium is suspected, many patients are looking for a reliable hospital for a complete diagnosis and subsequent treatment, choosing medical institutions in Israel. Israeli specialists have high qualifications and extensive experience, they can use innovative technical capabilities, effective drugs and state-of-the-art equipment used in radiotherapy and chemotherapy.
The cost of uterine cancer treatment in Israel is determined by different circumstances, depending on the stage diseases, the complexity of the procedures used, the need for an operation, the use of additional medicines and equipment; usually the price does not exceed the cost of the corresponding manipulations, which is offered by any Ukrainian private clinic.
For the treatment of uterine cancer, adenocarcinoma and other types of oncology, BK MEDICAL LOGISTIC, which provides a full range of medical services, will help you choose a suitable clinic and go to Israel. The company offers the opportunity to every citizen of Ukraine, regardless of where they live, to receive qualified medical care in the best clinics in Israel, as well as remote services such as checking a diagnosis, revising diagnostic glasses, and remote consultation with an oncologist. Our company guarantees adequate prices and high quality service.
It is not easy to travel to a foreign country without knowing the language, with a feeling of uncertainty and confusion. VK MEDICAL LOGISTIC will support and accompany the patient from the first steps on the path to healing to a favorable result.