Soft tissue sarcoma
Soft tissue sarcoma develops in the area of connective tissues (muscles, tendons, cartilage, fatty layers) and is a rare malignant disease. It occurs in less than 1% of all cancers. The disease can manifest itself and develop at any age, regardless of the patient's gender. Most often, the localization of soft tissue sarcoma is observed in the thighs or retroperitoneal space.
Therapy for soft tissue sarcomas in Israel is carried out using the most modern methods, in which doctors try to preserve the affected areas as much as possible. There are techniques used in Israeli clinics that are not yet available to many global cancer centers, in particular, with the use of drugs that can block the transmission of genetic information. All the latest developments are available to every patient, while the cost of services of Israeli medical institutions is the most loyal in the world market - the prices for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for soft tissue sarcoma are 35-45% lower than in clinics in many other countries of the world.
Accurate diagnostics is the key to successful treatment of soft tissue sarcoma
Israeli clinics have all the necessary resources for accurate prompt diagnosis of soft tissue sarcoma. This applies to both high-quality innovative equipment and the professionalism of doctors. A patient admitted with a preliminary diagnosis of soft tissue sarcoma is examined by a doctor on the first day of arrival, who prescribes additional procedures:
- X-ray, CT, MRI, PET CT;
- biopsy with histological examination;
- molecular diagnostics, etc.
Today, many Israeli clinics offer initial consultation services online, during which the patient can ask the doctor about the number and cost of the upcoming procedures. Their price is paid at each stage.
After receiving the results of the examination, the council of specialists takes up the development of a procedure for treating soft tissue sarcoma. Typically, therapy involves a combined process using several techniques. At this stage, the cost of the full course of therapy is also formed. The price is determined individually, depending on the type and number of services provided.
Effective treatment of soft tissue sarcoma in Israeli clinics
In most cases, the soft tissue sarcoma treatment program involves neo-adjuvant chemotherapy, which lasts for several months, after which surgery is performed aimed at elimination of the remaining affected tissue. Ionizing therapy is also widely used. The duration of intensive chemotherapy depends on the stage of the disease - it can be either an accelerated course of 6 procedures with three-week cycles, or a one-year course of chemotherapy followed by radiotherapy for six months.
Summing up, we can safely say that the treatment of sarcoma soft tissue in Israel has a lot of advantages:
- high efficiency, ensured by the use of innovative technology and drugs;
- an individual approach to each patient;
- comfortable conditions stay;
- high quality of services;
- no need for a visa.
The cost of treatment of soft tissue sarcoma and other cancers in Israel is regulated and controlled at the state level, so prices are quite loyal with a high rate of positive results.