How Cancer can be diagnosed?

March 07 23:00 2019 Print This Article

The diagnosis can be done with the help of microscope. It can be symptomatic or can also be established by the help of radiograph. The signs or symptoms also help in the diagnosis of cancer. A definite diagnosis cannot be established. It requires the help of a pathologist and a general physician. One can also go for certain medical tests. They include the CT scans and endoscopy.

The definitive diagnosis can be done with the help of micro scope which allows the proper histo pathological examination. It is done with the help of pathologist. The biopsy can be done to remove the tissue so that it can be studied. Most of them are done in the doctor’s office. They are done under the anesthesia and require them to be done in an operating room.

The diagnosis done by a pathologist tells us about the type of cells and their proliferation ability. It also tells us about the problem in genes. It tells about the future outcome of the disease and one can choose the treatment as per required.

The other type of testing that the pathologist can do is cyto genetics and immune histo chemistry. They gave an idea about the changes in molecules. They also tell us about future outcome of the disease and one can choose the treatment as per required.

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