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Throat cancer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   this is
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   proceed
User :   would like to know if we have laser treatment for throat cancer
User :   where we can avoid surgery
Doctor :   It usually depends on the tumor stage
Doctor :   whether it is benign or malignant
User :   it is the initial stage
Doctor :   and the spread of the tumor
User :   it is not malignant
User :   and not spread
Doctor :   if at all it is a benign tumor and pertain to a location
Doctor :   sometimes doctors advice radiotherapy
Doctor :   some times they ll advise laser treatment as you said in your condition
User :   pls suggest a hospital which has laser treatment
Doctor :   if at all it is surgically curable they will clear the tumor with local resection
Doctor :   where are you from ?
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Bangalore institute of oncology

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