To ensure that children receive effective therapy, Aster Paediatric Oncology offers comprehensive care for all the subsites of childhood malignancies. Our hospitals have built dedicated areas for paediatric patients in recognition of the unique needs of children with cancer. Our devoted staff of Paediatric Oncology specialists is skilled and well-versed in managing cases involving children.
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How are childhood cancers diagnosed?
Childhood cancers are diagnosed through a combination of physical examinations, medical history evaluation, imaging tests (such as X-rays, ultrasound, CT scans, and MRI), laboratory tests (including blood tests and biopsies), and sometimes genetic testing.
What are the treatment options for pediatric cancer?
The treatment options for pediatric cancer depend on the type and stage of cancer, as well as individual factors. Treatment may include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, stem cell transplantation, and supportive care to manage symptoms and side effects.
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