Pancreatectomy in India


What is pancreatectomy ?

Pancreatectomy  is surgical removal of pancreas. Pancreatectomy is a surgical operation performed by expert surgeons. 

Conditions for pancreatectomy ?

  1. Acinar cell tumors
  2. Adenocarcinoma (85% of all cancers in pancrea)
  3. Cancer of the ampulla of Vater (ampullary cancer)
  4. Cancer of the distal (lower portion) of the bile duct.
  5. Cystadenocarcinoma
  6. Cystadenoma (mucinous/serous)
  7. Duodenal cancer
  8. Inflammation
  9. Islet cell tumors (neuroendocrine tumors)
  10. Lymphoma
  11. Necrotising pancreatitis
  12. Neoplasms
  13. Papillary cystic neoplasms
  14. Severe chronic pancreatitis
  15. Severe hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia
  16. Severe Trauma

Best hospitals for pancreatectomy in India

  1. BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi
  2. Apollo, Chennai
  3. Artemis Hospital, Gurugram
  4. Gleneagles Global, Bangalore
  5. Gleneagles global heath city, Chennai
  6. Continental hospital, Hyderabad
  7. Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
  8. Max Saket, Delhi
  9. Yashoda hospitals, Hyderabad
  10. Fortis Hospital, Kolkata
  11. Narayana Health city

Cost of pancreatectomy in India

Cost of pancreatectomy is approximately $ 12000- $18,000 USD  in a good hospital in India. At least 10-12 day of hospital stay is required in this procedure.

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