Oncology

Oncology is the branch of medicine that researches with diagnose and treatment of cancer. A doctor who treats cancer patients is an Oncologist. It has several branches like Medical, Surgical & Radiation Oncologist

Oncologist first diagnose a cancer with several tools like Biopsy, Endoscopy, X-ray, CT Scan, MRI, Pet Scan, Ultrasound or other radiological methods. Oncology is often linked to Haematology, which deals with blood related disorders.

Cancer survival has improved due to few main components: improved prevention, improved screening and improvements in treatment.

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