Blood cancer begins in blood cells and bone marrow. This cancer interrupts the normal functioning of blood cells. There are majorly three kinds of blood cancer i.e. Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma. There are different risk factors associated with blood cancer such as age, sex, ethnicity, family history, radiation or chemical exposure and some health conditions and treatments.
It is important to notice the symptoms of blood cancer. Each person has different symptoms, depends upon the stage of cancer. Some people might feel fatigue, repeated infections, unwanted weight loss, itchy skin, lumps or swelling in neck, bone and joint pain and others.
Before treatment, the doctor will be asked about some of the tests which include a physical exam, blood tests, bone marrow test to make the stage of blood cancer more clear, so that the doctors can treat the patient accordingly.
Treatment of blood Cancer
The treatment of blood cancer depends on many factors. The doctor will treat according to the age and overall health of the patient. Common treatment to treat blood cancer includes, chemotherapy, biological therapy, targeted therapy, radiation therapy, and stem cell transplant.
Treatment cost of blood cancer
The treatment cost of blood cancer in India falls between $5,908.00- $8,862.00. Other than this the cost of treatment depends upon the stage of blood cancer and also on the hospital patient has chosen. There are many best hospitals for blood cancer treatment which provide cost-effective treatment to the patients.