TOUCHING LIVES

Young patient with advanced thyroid cancer makes a full recovery

Young patient with advanced thyroid cancer makes a full recovery 28-year-old Maneesha Gaur was diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer at a local hospital in Thane, after she noticed a lump in her neck. She subsequently went to Tata Memorial Centre for further assessment.

There she was referred to Dr. Anil D’Cruz, Director, Oncology Services and Head & Neck Cancer Specialist at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. Dr. D’Cruz made the necessary evaluations and assured the patient of a full recovery. The surgery was scheduled soon and lasted over 8 hours since the cancer had spread to the patient’s lymph nodes.

Maneesha made a full recovery soon after and thanked Dr. D’Cruz and Dr. Khuzema Fatehi, Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for giving her a new lease of life.