Wednesday, September 23, 2015

6 thousand children annually diagnosed with cancer

Cancer experts said the child, almost 6 thousand children are diagnosed with cancer each year in the country. They are urged to raise awareness of children's cancer face.


International Child Cancer Awareness Month in September on the occasion of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) held a rally called in to. The rally was organized by the World Child Cancer iukeeidara assistance.The project of the World Child Cancer and Hematology and Oncology, Department Chairman Prof Dr biesaemaemaiura pediyartrika. Aphikula Islam, Bangladesh, exactly how many children are being diagnosed with cancer, I do not know the correct information. However, according to various non-governmental organizations, approximately 6 thousand children are being diagnosed with cancer.According to the World Child Cancer, globally, two million children are diagnosed with cancer. More than 80 percent of the children in the middle-income countries, where the survival rate is only 5 percent of cancer sufferers. However, this rate is 80 percent in developed countries.At the initial stage of the disease and improved treatment received 70 percent of patients recover, but only get the opportunity to 20 percent better treatment.Aphikula Islam "a cancer in our mind there is a fear that, if the cancer can not be saved. But primarily it is possible to better identify patients at once. "The measures to improve children's cancer treatment, but only a few can be treated at the hospital, referring to the treatment at least every hospital, he said.He said 13 to 15 million children in Bangladesh, referring to cancer patients' cancer death rate was 7 percent to 5 percent in 2005. Now is not aware of the increased mortality rate in the 2030 could reach 13 percent. "Prof Dr biesaemaemaiura rally. Kamrul Hasan Khan, Head of Operations of the World Child Cancer lease barnasasaha BSMMU and Dhaka Medical College Hospital cancer experts were present.