Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

36 articles

Jun 17, 2024

Brain Tumors: Types, Risk Factors, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

A brain tumor is an abnormal mass of cells in the brain, classified as either primary or secondary. Common types include gliomas, meningiomas, pituitary adenomas, and schwannomas. Risk factors include genetic disorders, radiation exposure, and family history. Symptoms can vary but often include headaches, seizures, and cognitive issues. Diagnosis involves neurological exams and imaging tests. Treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy.

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy
Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

Jun 24, 2024

How Does Smoking Lead to Lung Cancer? Unraveling the Deadly Link

Unravel the deadly link between smoking and lung cancer. Tobacco smoke contains over 7,000 chemicals, including carcinogens that cause DNA mutations and promote tumor growth. Nicotine addiction and chronic inflammation further increase cancer risk. Quitting smoking significantly reduces this risk, and expert care from Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy in Hyderabad can provide comprehensive lung cancer treatment. Learn more about how to protect your health today.

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy
Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

Jun 10, 2024

Recurrent Breast Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

Recurrent breast cancer occurs when cancer returns after initial treatment, appearing locally, regionally, or in distant organs. Causes include microscopic cells evading initial treatment and factors like hormone receptor status and genetic mutations. Symptoms vary but may include lumps, swollen lymph nodes, or bone pain. Treatment options include surgery, radiation, and systemic therapy. Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy at Arete Hospital, Hyderabad, provides advanced care for breast cancer treatment.

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy
Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

Jun 3, 2024

Severe Asthma & Lung Cancer: Unraveling the Connection

Severe asthma is a chronic condition that can increase the risk of lung cancer due to prolonged inflammation and other factors. Effective asthma management, smoking cessation, and regular health screenings are crucial for reducing this risk. Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy, a leading oncologist in India, offers advanced care for lung cancer, ensuring comprehensive treatment and support.

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Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

May 27, 2024

Understanding Carcinoma Cancer: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Carcinoma, the most common cancer type, originates in the epithelial cells lining the body's surfaces. It includes diverse conditions like lung, breast, and skin cancers. Recognizing symptoms such as unexplained weight loss or changes in the skin is crucial. With advancements in surgery, chemotherapy, and targeted therapy, early detection and effective management can significantly improve outcomes.

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Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

May 20, 2024

Understanding Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML): Types, Symptoms and Risk Factors

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is a rapidly progressing cancer that disrupts blood cell production. Classified by genetic mutations, it causes fatigue, infections, and easy bruising. Risk factors include age, past cancer treatments, and genetic conditions. Diagnosed through blood tests and biopsies, treatments like chemotherapy, targeted drugs, and stem cell transplants offer hope for remission.

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Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

May 13, 2024

Brachytherapy: A Beacon of Hope in the Fight Against Cervical Cancer

Brachytherapy is a precise radiation treatment for cervical cancer, placing radioactive material close to the tumor for high-dose targeting. This minimizes impact on healthy tissues, shortens treatment times, and is often combined with other therapies. With technological advances, it improves outcomes for cervical cancer patients. Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy offers expert care in Hyderabad.

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy
Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy

May 6, 2024

Understanding Oropharyngeal Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, and Risk Factors

Oropharyngeal cancer affects the middle of the throat, impacting vital functions like swallowing and speaking. Risk factors include HPV, tobacco use, and alcohol consumption. Early symptoms include persistent sore throat and difficulty swallowing. Treatment options range from surgery to immunotherapy. For expert care, consult Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy, an oncologist in Hyderabad.

Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy
Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy