IMPORTANT NOTICE: At Fortis Healthcare, we are fully supportive of the National priorities set out by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India. Further to the directives of the Government provided in their press release dated 8th Nov 2016, payments at Government hospitals can be made through 500 and 1000 Rupee denomination notes. In view of the hardship being caused to the large number of patients at private hospitals, we have made an urgent representation to the Government that this exemption should apply equally, for payments, at private hospitals. We are following up with the authorities and hope the Government will step in quickly to resolve this anomaly. Meanwhile, at Fortis hospitals across the country, we continue to accept payments through credit card, debit card and electronic banking transfers. As 500 and 1000 Rupee denomination notes are no longer legal tender we are only accepting 100 Rs and lower currency notes. As per Government regulation, a PAN card and legitimate ID proof is however required for payments in cash exceeding Rs 50,000. Meanwhile we continue to ensure that emergency cases get immediate medical attention without delay whatsoever and have put in more administrative staff and help desks to assist patients.

Medical Oncology

The oncology program at Fortis Malar is entirely focused on the research and treatment of cancers afflicting infants, adults and children. We are equipped to diagnose and treat patients with cancer, from leukaemia to sarcoma. Our step in curing cancer brings us to providing the latest in chemotherapy and post treatment recovery modules.

Medical Oncology – Medical Procedures

Active surveillance for prostate cancer

Active surveillance for prostate cancer — Overview covers definition, risks and what to expect.
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BRCA gene test for breast cancer

BRCA gene test — Overview covers definition, results of testing for specific breast cancer genes.
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Bone marrow biopsy and aspiration

Bone marrow biopsy and aspiration — Overview covers definition, risks, results of these procedures.
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Breast biopsy

Breast biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this breast cancer test.
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CA 125 test

CA 125 test — Overview covers definition, preparation, results of this cancer blood test.
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Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy — Overview covers definition, risks, what to expect during cancer chemotherapy treatment.
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Chemotherapy for breast cancer

Chemotherapy for breast cancer — Comprehensive overview covers risks, what to expect from this cancer treatment.
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Cryotherapy for prostate cancer

Cryotherapy for prostate cancer — Overview covers risks, what to expect, results of this cancer treatment.
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Hormone therapy for breast cancer

Hormone therapy for breast cancer — Overview covers why it's done, risks and results.
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Hormone therapy for prostate cancer

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer — Overview covers risks, what to expect and results
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Liver biopsy

Liver biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks, preparation, results for this procedure to examine liver tissue.
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Lung cancer screening

Lung cancer screening — Find out who should consider lung CT for lung cancer screening.
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Oral cancer screening

Oral cancer screening — Comprehensive overview covers benefits and limitations of tests to detect mouth cancer.
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PSA test

PSA test — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this test for signs of prostate cancer.
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Pap smear

Pap smear — Overview covers risks, results of this cervical cancer detection procedure.
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Sentinel node biopsy

Sentinel node biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of procedure to detect cancer spread.
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Skin biopsy

Skin biopsy — Overview covers definition, risks and what to expect during this skin test.
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Urine cytology

Urine cytology — Overview covers definition, results of this urinary tract and bladder cancer test.
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