thymomaThymus tumor, thymoma or is sufficiently rare type of cancer entities affecting the human body. In most cases, thymoma is malignant in nature, yet there are also benign tumors. The thymus gland (thymus) - this is a very important element of the human immune system. It is this gland is responsible for the production of certain hormones and T cells that protect the body from the harmful effects of viruses and infections. Body consists of two parts, connecting with one hand. Visually, this structure resembles a fork, hence the name - the thymus gland. Thymus is located in the front atrium in the chest. Due to the fact that the thymus is of great importance for the health, to the study and treatment of thymoma allocated significant financial investments in Israel. As a result, the treatment of this type of cancer in Israel is recognized as one of the best in the world.

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The symptoms of thymoma

Practice shows that thymoma thymus develops a long time in the organism without symptoms. Most often, the cancer is diagnosed by pure chance, for example, the passage of the X-ray image of lungs. Typically, cancer of the thymus gland diagnosed in people aged 40 to 60 years.

As the disease takes a long time in a latent form, should pay attention to some of the symptoms that can indicate the presence of thymoma in the body:

  • Difficulty swallowing;
  • Sore throat;
  • Dyspnea;
  • Persistent cough;
  • wheezing;
  • Pain in the chest;
  • A strong attenuation of the muscular system, quick fatigue load.

Diagnosis of thymoma in Israel

Modern Israel clinics use very advanced inspection techniques to diagnose cancer of the thymus gland. Ultraprecise equipment helps virtually without error to set the stage of development of disease, tumor size and other important characteristics of tumors. Forcancer treatment in Israel It is generally used inspection methods listed below:

  • Consultation and expert examination;
  • Lab tests;
  • CT scan;
  • X-ray;
  • MRI;
  • mediastinoscopy;
  • Scintigraphy.

After a thorough diagnosis of the doctors put a definitive diagnosis assigned treatment thymus tumor. Tlv.Hospital Counseling Center has extensive experience in the organization of treatment of cancer in a cancer center in Israel.

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thymoma Treatment in Israelthymoma treatment

Thymoma in Israel is treated very successfully. To achieve positive results helps the use of advanced methods of treatment and modern equipment. Absolutely for each patient treatment is assigned individually on the basis of survey data. The most effective is a comprehensive treatment of thymoma in Israel, which includes a combination of several kinds of therapy:

  1. Operation thymoma. Surgery is often used to deal with thymoma. If the tumor has not had time to grow into the surrounding tissue, the surgical removal is enough to cope with the disease. In the case when it comes to aggressive thymoma to suppress remaining in the body after surgery cancer cells using chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
  2. Radiotherapy. Radiation therapy helps fight with inoperable tumors of the thymus gland. Radiotherapy can not fully cope with the malignancy, but it can stop its development for years to come. Often thymoma radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy.
  3. Chemotherapy. Intensive chemotherapy is used when the tumor has spread to other tissues and organs. Anti-cancer drugs such as cisplatin, Taxol, Ipohfomid, Adriamatsin Atufusid and help block the growth and development of abnormal cells. Thymoma treatment with chemotherapy is not assigned only when a tumor of the thymus gland pronounced encapsulated. In this case it is sufficient to conduct an operation to remove a thymoma.

After treatment of thymoma patient in Israel for some time at the clinic. Under medical supervision body actively restored. We are constantly monitoring the patient's state of health, so to diagnose the possibility of recurrence.

Israeli scientists are involved in research on the thymoma. There are conducted clinical trials evaluating the effectiveness of new combinations of chemotherapy following surgery, drugs aimed at inhibiting the growth of tumors in the late stages of the disease being studied genetic and molecular characteristics of the tumor.

By analyzing the results of updated and improved methods of treatment of thymoma in Israel.

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