New Delhi: Immunology is particularly emerging as a new revolution in the treatment of immuno-oncology cancer. Our body's immune cells, i.e. immune cells, help in fighting cancer of the melignant cells, thus strengthening the strength of fighting the patient's disease becomes stronger so that he can combat cancer. After heart diseases, cancer is the second most important cause of death in India.
In India, 8.17 percent of deaths were caused due to cancer in 2018. According to an estimate, by 2020, there will be 8.8 lakh deaths due to various types of cancer in the country and the figure is expected to double by 2030. Keeping this in mind, we are promoting some advanced techniques like immunotherapy for the treatment of specialist cancer. Dr. Ajit Saxena has told about the benefits of immunotherapy.
Dr Saxena is Senior Consultant of Urology in New Delhi's Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals. Speaking about the loss of traditional treatment of cancer, he said, "Chemotherapy is usually used to treat cancer, especially when cancer is in advanced stage.
Dr. Saxena said that its biggest disadvantage is that it can not differentiate between healthy cells and cancer cells, which also destroys the healthy cells of the body. In this case, the strength to fight the diseases of the body which has already become weak, it becomes even more weak. "
Dr. Saxena said, "It is important to know the research happening in the field of Doctor Immunotherapy and use these therapies to treat their patients. Immuno Oncology is a modern way of treating cancer in which the person uses his immune system Drugs and researchers around the world are studying on various aspects related to this area.
With this, he said that it is essential that doctors treating cancer patients in advanced stages learn about this technique. This is the future of oncology. Through this conference we not only want to make people aware about the modern techniques of cancer treatment but also to the medical community. "
Dr. Manish Singhal, who is a Senior Consultant Oncologist at Apollo Hospitals, Noida, spoke on the benefits of immunotherapy, said, "Many people have benefited from immuno-ocology, keeping immune booster therapy in view of the needs of each individual. Immune cells attack especially on cancerous cells, and do not harm the healthy cells of the body. Sector is not only reduces the chances of having another disease but can be saved patients from the side effects caused by conventional methods of treatment. "