Cancer Treatment By Medical Oncology Specialist - Jaipur based Cancer Treatment Specialist Dr. Anish Maru is Senior Consultant in Medical Oncology at the SHALBY Hospital in Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur. Prior to this he was attached to the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital , Action cancer hospital, Dharamshila Cancer hospital, SEAROC cancer center and Bhagwan mahaveer cancer hospital.
Multiple myeloma is a disease of plasma cells which increases in bone marrow and characteristics are bone pains anemia and renal failure. Diagnosis is based on bone marrow examination and protein electrophoresis free light chain assay. Treatment of multiple myeloma is basically chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation. In last few years many new medicines has been approved for multiple myeloma and completely changed the scenario of multiple myeloma.
Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in female in India . Few years back it was the most common cancer in females but due to improvement in hyegeine and PAP smear screening has brought the incidence down. It has been proven that vaccines against Human Pappiloma Virus in females 15-25 yr age group has drastically reduced the incidence of precancerous and cancer of cervix in females
Lung cancer is one of the common cancers in our country and there are many driver mutations identified for which we have many targeted medicines available. Recently there has been emergence of immunotherapy and a landmark trial presented at ASCO this year reported that Inj PEMBROZULIMAB with pemetrexed and carboplatin has better survival than pemetrexed and carboplatin alone