Treatment of liver cancer in Turkey

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Liver cancer: symptoms

Liver cancer is a malignant oncological disease that affects the liver cells. At the initial stages it develops asymptomatically, so Turkish oncologists recommend to provide annual screening examinations for patients from risk group.

Typical symptoms of the diagnosis can be established after a preliminary examination that appear later and include:

  • Dull pain in the hypochondrium;
  • Weakness;
  • Gastrointestinal tract dysfunction;
  • The liver enlargement;
  • Anemia;
  • Weakness, fatigue, weight loss, loss of appetite;
  • Nausea, vomiting.

Liver cancer treatment in Turkey

The diagnostic capabilities of the Turkish oncologists are very high, but liver cancer is difficult to treat in the world, so it is important to diagnose it as early as possible. Diagnostics include ultrasound, biochemical analysis of blood and liver function tests, MRI, CT, PET-CT, laparoscopic liver biopsy. The following stages of liver cancer are determined:

  • Stage 1. Cancerous cells form the primary tumor without metastasis.
  • Stage 2. The focus of cancer cells is 5 centimeters in diameter. No metastases.
  • Stage 3. There are large tumors without metastasis, and small, but metastasizing the lymph nodes, tumors.
  • Stage 4. Particularly large primary tumors without metastasis. Either cases with distant metastasis.

Liver cancer diagnostics in Turkey

Turkish oncologists implement the treatment program for liver cancer with the effective modern methods, taking into account the stage of disease and controlling the progress at its every stage. The therapy at every stage is carried out in a complex and selected individually:

  • 1-2 st. - Turkish oncologists surgically remove the tumor by means of the Da Vinci Surgical System, GammaKnife and CyberKnife.They also carry out presurgical and postsurgical chemotherapy and liver transplantation;
  • 3-st. - surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormonotherapy and immunotherapy are applied;
  • 4st. - if there are any metastasis, palliative therapy, cryoablation, radiofrequency and ultrasound ablation, selective internal radiation therapy and microwave thermotherapy are applied.

Cost of liver cancer treatment in Turkey

  • Diagnostics and treatment of liver cancer in Turkey are carried out according to all the international standards by the leading experts of the country who take into account the stage of the cancer process. Nonetheless, the cost is much lower than in European and American clinics.
  • Relatives are consulted on their behaviour with cancer patients, the staff in Turkish clinics is maximally competent and attentive.
  • Climate in Turkey makes it possible both to be treated and to affordably relax, as the majority of medical centers are built in the light of recreational resources of the country.
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Doctor's qualification 9
Medical equipment 9
Service and comfort 10
Popularity of the clinic 8
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Using Bookimed, 1306 patients received individual treatment program in LIV Hospital
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LIV Hospital Oncological Department specializes in the diagnostics and treatment of all types of cancer. There is the whole range of modern equipment, including MRT, CT, PET-CT, TrueBeam ST and others in the department. It is through the use of a linear accelerator LIV Hospital TrueBeam ST cancer patients get the exact dose of radiation directed to the affected cells and tissues. TrueBeam ST visualization is very important in the treatment of lung cancer, breast cancer, spinal or prostate tumors. Software Acuros XB, for the first time in Turkey, was applied in LIV Hospital. It calculates more accurately and quickly the amount of radiation dose than other systems. All these factors extremely reduce the period of treatment and minimize the chance of spread of the tumor.

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Not so long ago, my parents came back from Turkey, where my mother was treated. She was diagnosed with cancer of the larynx. We were trying to find some treatment in Ukraine but it turned out that only the cyber knife system could help her. In Ukraine, there is only one place that has it, and it’s very expensive. We asked Liv Hospital for help... Read full review
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Doctor's qualification 9
Medical equipment 10
Service and comfort 7
Popularity of the clinic 8
574 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 574 patients received individual treatment program in Medipol Mega Hastaneler Kompleksi
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Why is Medipol Clinic considered as one of the leading centers for liver cancer treatment?

Medipol medical procedures in the fight against liver cancer are aimed at eliminating the disease, taking into account psycho-social needs of the patient due to psychological difficulties the patient faces in connection with the emotions due to the treatment process.

What doctors specialize in the treatment of liver cancer in Medipol Hospital?

Among the leading physicians of the clinic: Dr. Ahmet Bilici, who is the head of a talented team of oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, hepatologists and other specialists, performing hundreds of successful surgeries per year.

The aftertreatment five-year survival rate is 70%.

Methods of liver cancer diagnostics in Medipol Clinic

Standard procedures of liver cancer examination in the clinic Medipol include:

  • Complete blood count;
  • X-rays of the chest and abdomen;
  • Angiogram - by means of it specialists examine the blood vessel system;
  • Computed tomography - helps doctors to see what is happening inside the liver;
  • Laparoscopy, i.e. a small incision is made in abdominal,a little tube with illumination is put into the incision to examine the liver;
  • Biopsy;
  • Consultation of abdominal surgeon - oncologist;
  • Consultation of gastric oncologist.

Cost of liver cancer diagnostics in Medipol Hospital

The cost goes over $ 3,000 and is formed individually for each patient.You can get a personal treatment program with the exact prices right now!

What are the methods of liver cancer treatment in Medipol Hospital?

Medipol specialists apply the following methods for liver cancer treatment:

  • Innovative methods of internal radiation (SIRT) with interventional technique of administration, and the accumulation of radioactive isotopes directly into the foci of a malignant tumor;
  • Methods of percutaneous ablation of cancer tumors and their metastases, including radiofrequency ablation, ultrasonic ablation HIFU (tumor sonication), cryoablation, and microwave thermotherapy;
  • Electroporation by means of Nano Knife - the destruction of cancer cells by strong localized electric fields;
  • Targeted cancer therapies based on genetic analysis of tumor;
  • Stem cell therapy and bone marrow transplant;
  • Radiotherapy on linear accelerators according to RapidArc technology, stereotactic radiosurgery (Gamma Knife and Cyber Knife);
  • Da Vinci Robotic Complex.
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My close family relative was diagnosed with Acute Leukaemia a year ago at age of 26 and he needed a bone narrow transplant as the very last option to save his life. This procedure is not available in Ukraine and we spent weeks searching for the most affordable clinics with a good reputation. On January 12th, a few minutes right after visiting... Read full review
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Using Bookimed, 593 patients received individual treatment program in Memorial Healthcare Group

Why Memorial Medical Center is recognized as one of the leading in Turkey on cancer treatment?

Memorial Medical Center is the world-class medical institution providing the services of diagnostics and treatment of various diseases, including breast cancer, liver cancer, melanoma, leucosis, stomach cancer, sarcoma, prostate cancer etc.

The modern equipment, qualified doctors from all over the world and the best medications save hundreds of thousands of lives of the patients suffering the oncologic diseases.

What are the diagnostic methods at Memorial Medical Center?

The diagnostics at Memorial Medical Center features a major attention for precision and promptness; the patients suffering the oncologic diseases are offered two kinds of early diagnostics, such as screening and Check-Up. The comprehensive examinations include:

  • MRI
  • Biopsy
  • CT
  • PET-CT
  • Blood and urine testing
  • Tomography etc.

What are the modern methods of cancer treatment applied at Memorial Medical Center?

The comprehensive interdisciplinary approach is applied for the treatment of oncologic diseases. The following methods are among the main ones of cancer treatment at Memorial Medical Center:

  • Chemotherapy by modern sparing medication with minimal side effects
  • Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Radio Frequency Therapy
  • Surgical treatment, i.e. minimal invasive surgeries, and surgery by robotic systems etc.

What is the cost for cancer treatment at Memorial medical center?

The treatment of oncologic diseases at Memorial Clinic in Turkey is much lower than the similar services and medical care in Germany, Israel or the USA. The cost of treatment program is set up for each patient individually.However, you may get the exact pricing now using Bookimed service.

Timing of response 4
Doctor's qualification 8
Medical equipment 10
Service and comfort 7
Popularity of the clinic 9

Why Acibadem is considered as one of the best centers on liver cancer treatment?

Acibadem Clinics Network is equipped with modern technology, high-tech and functional surgery rooms. Doctors apply the latest tools, such as GammaKnife, CyberKnife, Da Vinci, PET-CT, digital mammography with tomosynthesis, 3 Tesla intraoperative MRI scanner, instant CT, RapidArc and others.

Liver cancer is treated by the experts who manage the latest techniques and technologies in a variety of treatment clinics in the USA and Europe. The effectiveness of treatment has high rates - more than 80% at the early stages, the extension of the life of more than 5 years at the latter stages of the disease is higher than 40%.

These indicators are achieved by virtue of a team of leading experts headed by Prof. Dr. Ahmet Öztürk.

What are the methods of liver cancer diagnostics in Acibadem Clinic?

Diagnostics of liver cancer in Acibadem includes:

  • A careful medical history data collection and risk assessment;
  • Physical examination;
  • Laboratory blood analysis;
  • Study of liver cancer markers, CT, 3 Tesla MRI, ultrasound, PET-CT, Flash CT;
  • Liver biopsy (percutaneous) with following histological examination of the sample;
  • Laparoscopy;
  • Angiography.

Cost of liver cancer diagnostics in Acibadem

The price for diagnostics is around $ 3,000. Final cost is formed individually for each patient, and you can contact Bookimed to get a personal treatment program with the exact prices.

What are the methods of liver cancer treatment in Acibadem Hospital?

Liver cancer tеreatment includes the following methods:

  • Surgical removal;
  • Ablation;
  • Embolization;
  • Chemotherapy;
  • Targeted therapy;
  • Radiation therapy.

Among them, high treatment success rates are achieved due to application of the latest equipment as Robot Da Vinci, Trilogy, Rapidarc, Cyber Knife, Gamma Knife, LIAC, Truebeam STx. After the treatment of liver cancer in Acibadem, patient needs to undergo examination every three months to identify possible signs of recurrence and timely appointment of appropriate treatment

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I suffered from back pain lately. I was trying to find a clinic and a qualified doctor in this field, but couldn’t do it myself. Then, on my relatives’ advice, I went to the Anadolu Medical Center. Within just one day I was diagnosed with a tumor on the spinal cord. The clinic was very good with highly qualified doctors who helped us choose the...
Ultrasound of the abdomen 200 $
Abdominal MRI 500 - 1000 $
PET 1100 $
Extended analysis of blood 1500 $
Biopsy 1500 - 2000 $
Consultation of an oncologist 150 $
Resection of tumor 20000 $
Chimoembolization 5000 - 6000 $
Chemotherapy 1500 - 2000 $
Liver transplantation 80000 $
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