Nasopharyngeal cancer screening

Nasopharyngeal cancer screening

Price: 3,250,000 VNĐ

NPC is a relatively common cancer in Asian people. Asian people should be screened for NPC between the ages of 30 and 60 years particularly if they have a family member who has been diagnosed with NPC.

Screening programme includes:

  • Consultation with Otorhinolaryngologists
  • Nasal NBI flexible endoscopy
  • Epstein Barr virus test

This programme is applies to:

Healthy men and women from 30 ages or older, especially those with following risk factors:

  • History of Eptein-barr virus infection
  • Has origin from South East Asia and South China (Guangdong)
  • Those eating lots of picked fishes or meat
  • Personal family history of nasopharyngeal carcinoma
  • Regular smoking
  • Regular exposure to wood powder, forrmaldehyde

Notice:

  • Other exams and additional tests are not included in this programme.
  • NPC screening must be repeated every year if the serology is positive and every three years if the serology is negative and no lesion is found.