Cancer is unregulated growth of body cells. If the growth is classified as malignant, it means that the growth can spread across various areas in the body and can usually harm them. Oral cancer usually refers to cancer affecting the mouth and its various parts. There are various things which have the potential to induce cancerous growth in the body. If detected at an early stage they can be treated using various ways including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy. Possible surgical procedures include tumor removal, glossectomy (removal of the tongue), neck dissection (to remove cancer from lymph nodes), and more. The surgical procedure chosen depends on the location of the cancer and its severity. Your oncologist will decide the best suitable treatment for you after diagnosis. If the diagnostic results are positive then treatment should not be delayed.
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Lagoon Hospital is a leading private healthcare service provider, established in 1986 by Hygeia Group with an aim to provide international quality of clinical care. The hospital, with an experience of more than 30 years, has constantly invested in updating their technology and skills, and is recognized as one of the best tertiary care provider in Nigeria. It is the first hospitals in Sub-Saharan region to be accredited and reaccredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), which certifies that the high quality specialty services provided here.
The Eneli Kuku Obiora (EKO) Hospital at Ikeja is a 130 bedded hospital offering a range of multi-disciplinary healthcare services in Nigeria. The hospital was established in 1982 and has multiple facilities in locations like Ikeja, Ikoyi, Central Lagos, Surulere. The medical facility in Ikeja is known as a private teaching hospital and a tertiary institution, with a 40-bedded secondary healthcare facility in Surulere. The hospitals offers a range of curative and diagnostic services in a series of specialties on a regional and national level, delivered by trained and skilled medical professionals.
St. Nicholas is a leading multi-specialty tertiary care providing hospital in Nigeria, providing healthcare services to all the patients in its outpatient, inpatient and emergency care facilities. The hospital offers impeccable clinical care in its state-of-the-art facility with contemporary infrastructure and a team of highly trained medical professionals. St. Nicholas Hospital being a forerunner healthcare center is renowned for its achievements like being the first private hospital to establish a dialysis and kidney transplant unit in Africa. Also recognized for performing first pediatric kidney transplant in West Africa. The hospital takes pride in proclaiming that the Transplant center has conducted 160 success
First Consultants Medical Centre (FCMC) is a renowned multi-disciplinary private medical facility in Nigeria, established in 1982 by Dr Benjamin Nnamdi Ohiaeri. FCMC is a dedicated set-up offering a range of healthcare services in multitude of specialties including gynecology & obstetrics, pediatrics and neonatology, internal medicine and general surgery. The hospital has over 30 years of experience, and is an acknowledged centre for providing timely and reliable treatment to numerous patients including former presidents of Nigeria, and the expatriate community in Nigeria.