Most cases of uterine cancer arise from the inside lining of the uterus (the endometrium). This is called endometrial cancer. The most common early symptom is abnormal vaginal bleeding...
The prostate is an exocrine gland of the male reproductive system, and exists directly under the bladder, in front of the rectum. An exocrine gland is one whose secretions end up outside...
The skin is divided into two main layers: the outer layer known as the epidermis and a layer underneath called the dermis. Skin cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal skin cells...
Sarcomas are rare cancers that develop in the muscle, bone, nerves, cartilage, tendons, blood vessels and the fatty and fibrous tissues Soft tissue sarcomas are cancerous (malignant) tumors that originate...
Ex. Associate Prof. Cancer Institute, Adyar, Chennai.
Speciality - Laparoscopic GI Oncology, Bone & Soft tissue Saracomas, Breast & Gynaec Oncology.
Director, Madras Cancer Care Foundation
Founder Trustee of Cancer Research and Relief Trust
Founder Trustee of Cancare Foundation
Best Doctor Awardee - The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR University
M.B.B.S. and M.S. General Surgery , Madras Medical College.
M.Ch. Surgical Oncology, Dr. Muthulakshmi College of Oncological Siences, The Cancer Institute (W.I.A.) Adyar.
Worked as Tutor, Assistant Professor and as Associate Professor Department of Surgical Oncology at The Cancer Institute, Adyar, between 1998 and 2006.
Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that occurs in the thin layer of tissue that covers the majority of your internal organs (mesothelium). Mesothelioma is an aggressive and deadly form of cancer.Read more
Peritoneal surface malignancy, commonly known as peritoneal carcinomatosis, is cancer within the peritoneal cavity. The peritoneal cavity is the space between the organs in the abdomen.Read more
Appendicular cancer occurs when cells in the appendix become abnormal and keep growing and form a mass or lump called a tumour. Pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) is a rare tumour that grows slowly and causes..Read more
Cytoreduction, also known as Cytoreductive Therapy, is a therapy focused on reducing the size of cancerous tumor. Two of the most common cytoreductive treatements are surgery and radiation therapy.Read more
For further more details, Contact Dr.S.Ayyappan has specialised in Peritoneal Surface Malignancies performed many number of Cytoreductive and HIPEC Surgeries for diseases which are considered as inoperable.