Blood Cancer: Types, Causes and Treatment
Dr. Mallikarjun Kalashetty
Nov 18, 2020
Manipal Hospitals' Hemato Oncology department is one of the best in the country, providing the highest standards of care to patients suffering from both acute as well as chronic blood disorders. We have trained hemato-oncologists for both pediatric and adult patients across all age groups.
At the top blood cancer hospital in Bangalore, its Hemato-oncologists are experienced in their fields to a great degree and have worked extensively on both national and international levels. They are well-trained in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Nurses and ancillary staff present are trained in caring for children and adult patients suffering from blood-related disorders. At Manipal Hospitals we are having the best oncologist in Bangalore and follow strict protocols while handling central venous access devices our multidisciplinary team of lab hemato-pathologists, hemato-oncologists, surgeons, infectious disease specialists and lab technicians are properly equipped and trained to provide the best form of care, keeping in mind the sensitive nature of the patient’s medical conditions.
A successful treatment plan requires the development of an accurate diagnosis. Our hematopathologists at Manipal Hospitals center for Hemato-oncology are renowned for their expertise in blood disease diagnosis. Even the rarest disorders have been dealt with by experts with utmost precision.
All our treatment programs evaluate and manage each patient’s care through the direction of a single hematologist who is supported by a comprehensive team of physicians and nursing staff as well as a range of support services. This includes psychiatrists, social workers, and nutritionists as well.
Manipal Hospital’s department of Hemato-oncology provides comprehensive care based on the patient's clinical profile. Some of the services include home-based metronomic/oral therapies, daycare chemotherapy and various other complex chemotherapy procedures such as targeted chemotherapy, chemoimmunotherapy and peripheral stem cell transplants to patients from all age groups. Our state-of-the-art facilities offer positive pressure rooms to manage critically ill patients who suffer from different conditions such as febrile neutropenia or acute leukemia. We have a bone-marrow transplant unit that has a dedicated and trained apheresis team. Manipal hospitals also have a daycare infusion therapy unit, a cryopreservation unit and intensive care enabled services.
Manipal hospitals have specially designed facilities and infrastructure to care for immunocompromised patients. The state-of-art facilities and the patient-centric approach have earned the hospital chain the reputation of being the best blood cancer hospital in Bangalore. Our HEPA-filtered rooms provide a sterile environment for transplant patients. All floors have positive and negative pressure rooms. Our cutting-edge pathology lab includes molecular genetic mutation analysis, flow cytometry, and coagulation testing. Manipal Hospitals also houses one of the most trusted blood bank facilities in the country. Our plasmapheresis unit for the treatment of haematological emergencies and performing peripheral blood stem cell collection is a top-notch facility. We have a daycare facility with hemato-oncology nurses that are trained specifically to handle blood products and chemotherapy drugs.
We provide advanced and personalised care for the following conditions:
Primary Immune Deficiency Diseases
Allogeneic stem cell transplantation
Autologous stem cell transplantation.
Manipal Hospitals is world renowned for both adult and pediatric hemato oncology. We have world class expertise in the specialized treatment of various conditions such as Reproductive Hematology, Platelet disorders, Thrombosis and hemostasis disorders, Gaucher disease, Myeloproliferative disorders and Iron metabolism disorders. Hemato-oncologists at Manipal Hospitals are experienced in their fields to a great degree and have worked extensively on both national and international levels. They are well trained in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Nurses and ancillary staff present are trained in caring for children and adult patients suffering from blood-related disorders. At Manipal Hospitals, we have skilled oncologist in Bangalore that follow strict protocols while handling central venous access devices and our multidisciplinary team of lab hemato-pathologists, hemato-oncologists, surgeons, infectious disease specialists and lab technicians are properly equipped and trained to provide the best form of care, keeping in mind the sensitive nature of the patients’ medical conditions.
A specialist will gather general information about the health of the patient, review medical history and conduct various physical examinations. Based on the doctor’s findings, further diagnostic procedures are recommended.
The most common conditions of shortness of breath, fatigue, trouble with concentration due to lack of oxygenated blood within the brain, fast heartbeat or muscle weakness. Visit our best hematology hospital in Old Airport Road Bangalore for the best treatment.
Not all blood diseases are malignant (cancerous) and they can be resolved completely. However, some benign blood disorders may occur as a result of cancer treatment. Visit Manipal Hospitals for blood cancer treatment in Old Airport Road Bangalore.
Some types of blood diseases are more preventable than others, especially clotting or bleeding disorders. However, certain forms of malignant blood diseases cannot be completely prevented and they require diagnosis and treatment.
You should definitely visit a doctor at least once a year even if you think you are healthy. This will help you steer clear of certain risk factors and heightened complications in the future.
Manipal Hospitals is dedicated to providing high-quality, personalised care and building long-term partnerships with its patients. Our Hemato-Oncology department and its patients are a testament to this. Contact us to know more about hemato-oncology problems and book an appointment with one of our hematologists today.