Severance Hospital cooperates with American centers - Johns Hopkins and MD Anderson. Clinical trials are conducted at the Center in the field of oncology. Specialists develop innovative methods of chemotherapy, test anticancer drugs.
For a compliance with world quality standards, diagnostic unit of Severance was accredited by College of American pathologists. It works according to LIS principle: laboratory and information system provides 24/7 access to results of examination.
Surgical removal of adenocarcinoma is made on Da Vinci robotic system. Radiation therapy is conducted by IMRT method. It allows detecting borders of tumor and choosing the most effective dose of irradiation. Influencing by high temperatures stops growth and division of cancer cells.
Oncology Department specializes in treatment of cancer by methods of traditional, experimental and Eastern medicine. Korean Ministry of Health awarded KUIMS as Clinic of the Highest Level in the field of surgical treatment of stomach, intestinal and liver cancer.
Complex diagnostics at KUIMS takes 2-6 hours. Results of examination a patient gets in 2-5 days.
Consultation of an oncologist
CT (computer tomography)
In case of surgical removal of adenocarcinoma, doctors prefer using minimally invasive treatment methods. Radiation therapy is conducted with RapidArc system which reduces a duration of treatment by 80%.
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