Mini Regional Cancer Centres In 4 Medical Colleges Of The State

Thiruvananthapuram:In four medical colleges of the state,cancer treatment centers will be started.The centers with Radio Therapy,Medical Oncology,Surgical facilities will be upgraded to Mini Regional Cancer Centers as per the directive issued by the government.All the district hospitals will have cancer treatment centers with facility for chemotherapy.This directive is issued as part of implementing long term treatment facilities in the situation of increasing cancer cases and cost of treatment.