Cancer Detection & Screening Tests In Bangalore

Cancer screening is procedure to detect abnormal cells in your body before the onset of any symptoms. It is a preventive health check measure. Through extensive screening, our team of doctors can detect the onset of several different types of cancer early on, and treat them accordingly. Most often, when symptoms start showing, cancer has already started to spread across the body and it become difficult to treat. Read More

Cancer screening tests when done regularly have been shown to detect cancers early and prevent death due to cancer.

Screening Tests

After cardiac, cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world. Timely detection through screening and treatment can increase the chances of survival considerably. People who are at increased risk of cancer should undergo routine checkup.
When should you undergo a cancer screening test?

Occurrence of cancer, or growth of abnormal cells in the body, depends on a multitude of factors including:

  • Family history of cancers
  • Genetic disorders
  • Lifestyle factors
  • Obesity
  • Age
  • Diabetes

Some of the common cancers and demographics of people they affect:

  • Colon cancer - Men and women above age 50 should get routine screening done.
  • Prostate cancer - Men above 50 are at increased risk of prostate cancer.
  • Cervical cancer - Women above 21 years old should get routine pap test (or a pap test along with human papilloma virus test) done regularly.
  • Breast cancer - Women above 40 should get routine mammogram, diagnostic and monitoring test done for breast cancer.
  • Lung cancer - Smokers should be regularly screen for lung cancer (at least once a year) once they cross 50.

The only way to fight cancer is to detect it early

At Fortis, Bangalore, we have got you covered with our 'Cancer screening packages' that provide a comprehensive screening for all areas of the body. It is designed to diagnose cancer in its early stages, before it may become symptomatically apparent. This check-up is strongly recommended for individuals having a family history of cancer. Our packages will be customized based on each individual's medical history, family history, and patients' affordability of the cost of the treatments.

Having a periodic, personalized health assessment performed by our experienced, specialist technicians is an ideal way for you to manage your health and wellbeing. We are equipped with technologically advanced equipment and hi-tech laboratory testing to detect all types of cancers. Our award-winning physicians are distinguished for excellence in research and provision of quality patient care.

The USP of our center is:

  • Multiple diagnostic services under one roof
  • A range of packages suitable across all age groups
  • State-of-the-art technology & equipment
  • Experienced and dedicated team

Our 'Cancer screening packages' are designed keeping your health & comfort as our foremost priority. Our dedicated team ensures all your queries and concerns are addressed so that you are at the pink of health. We will suggest you lifestyle modifications as well as follow on tests if deemed necessary. Book our cancer screening package today, and let our dedicated medical staff help you at every step of the way.