Cancer: People delay cancer treatment because of fear of biopsy and chemotherapy: Expert
According to the World Health Organization, there are 10 million cases of cancer worldwide every year. But still, there is a lack of information about cancer among the people. Because of this, most people go to the doctors for treatment in the last stage.
Every year millions of people die due to cancer around the world. Cancer is the second leading cause of death after cardiovascular diseases. Every year 10 million cases of cancer are reported worldwide. This happens when the cells of the body start growing abnormally. Cancer can occur in any part of the body. Although six cancers are prominent. These include breast cancer, oral cancer, lung cancer, cervical cancer, colon cancer, and colon cancer. Doctors say that all these cancers can be treated, but for this, patients must be aware of their symptoms and get their treatment done on time.
Dr. Amit Bhargava, Department of Medical Oncology, Fortis Escorts Hospital, Faridabad said that in most cancer cases, the disease is detected very late. The treatment of patients depends on the stage in which the disease has been diagnosed. It is also often seen that patients deliberately delay the diagnosis due to the fear of biopsy and chemotherapy. Because of this, most cases of cancer are detected at an advanced stage, due to which there is a lot of difficulty in treatment.
If there is any problem in the body, definitely get the test done.
Dr. says that people should understand that the sooner cancer is detected. In the same way, it can be treated in a better way. Delay can lead to the risk of life and many other risks. That’s why it is always advised that if you feel any kind of discomfort in the body, then consult a doctor immediately. Do not be careless in this matter at all. Never delay if you see even the slightest unusual symptom in the body. If any problem is happening continuously, then do not take medicine by yourself. In this situation, contact specialist doctors only. Especially people who are above 40 years of age should be conscious about their health and keep checking their bodies regularly.
These are the symptoms of cancer
Weight loss for no reason
Lump in any part of the body
Persistent stomach upset
Always be tired
Blood in stool
Always having trouble with constipation
Lump in women’s breast
Lack of blood in the body
Prevent like this
According to doctors, to avoid cancer, it is most important to take care of the diet. People who consume alcohol and smoke in excess quantity should give it up. Do some exercise every day for at least half an hour.