Gynae-oncology focuses on cancers of the female genitals and reproductive system eg. Endometrium(inner layer of the uterus), ovary, cervix, vagina, vulva.

The Gynae-oncology Service at Erode Cancer Center includes all types and stages of gynecological cancer, including those with uncommon or complex presentations.Care is coordinated by a team of experts in surgical oncology, radiation oncology and medical oncology in association with specialist gynecological nurse consultants, psychologists, social workers and palliative care professionals.Written information will be provided to you at your appointment. Please write down any questions that you have before your appointment and bring them with you. It is also a good idea to bring support person with you to your appointment.Your case will be discussed at a multi-disciplinary team meeting, ensuring you receive the best care and treatment plan.

As a tertiary training institution, ECC provides complete training to all the staff members and they are fully equipped to provide better services to the patients holistically. Your care will always be delivered under the direct supervision of senior specialist staff.Like all tumour streams, the Gynae-oncology service is a collaboration with clinical partners, providing coordinated and comprehensive cancer care.

DISEASES

  • Endometrial sarcoma
  • Germ cell tumours, ovarian
  • Vaginal cancer
  • Vulva cancer

SYMPTOMS

  • Pelvic pain
  • Itching or burning of the vulva
  • Changes in the skin of the vulva color or skin
  • Changes in bathroom habits(increased urination, constipation, diarrhea)
  • Bloating
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding
  • Pain in the back or Stomach

DR.K.VELAVAN.,MD.,RT

BREAST CANCER SURGERY; MELANOMA SURGERY; GASTRIC CANCER SURGERY; SARCOMA SURGERY

BREAST PATIENT NAVIGATOR

 Phone +91 – 424 – 2339704

RISK FACTORS

  • Are at or beyond the age of menopause(50+0
  • Have family history of ovarian cancer or cancers of the uterus, colon or breast
  • Have never been pregnant or have had infertility problems
  • Obese
  • Have hypertension, diabetes, chronic vulvar irritation or late menopause.
  • Have had multiple sexual partners
  • Are people infected with HIV or HPV.

LOCATION

Erode Cancer Center

SH 1/393 Velavan Nagar, Perundurai Road,
Thindal, Erode, Tamil Nadu, India

Erode