Surgery is considered as one of the oldest treatment for cancer that not only helps in staging and diagnosing but also helps in curing many types of cancer. A surgery is also effective in treating those cancers that have not spread to any other body organ.
Conditions Treated by Surgical Oncology
- Soft tissue sarcomas
- Head and neck cancers
- Breast cancer
- Gastrointestinal cancer
- Rectum and Colon
- Endocrine Cancer
- Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Types 1 and 2
- Adrenal Gland
- Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Various Surgical Oncology Procedures have been discussed in detail in the individual Oncology Treatment Options for various organs / parts of the body.