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Healthy living with FV public seminar: Minimally-invasive treatments for kidney and bladder cancers

Kidney cancer is the most common cancer in people aged over 40 years. It is similar to bladder cancer and is often treated in the same way as bladder cancer. The treatment of kidney and bladder cancers depends on the cancer stage, kidney function status and patient’s condition. Thesecancers can be cured if detected at an early stage when the tumours are localised in the kidney.

To provide information on screening for, diagnosing and treating kidney and bladder cancers, FVHospital will hold aHealthy Living with FV public seminar themed Minimally-invasive treatments for kidney and bladder cancers.

Time: 08:30 – 11:00, Saturday 12th July 2014
Venue: Liberty Hotel, 17 Ton Duc Thang St., Ben Nghe Wd., Dist. 1, HCMC

Agenda:

8:30 – 9:00: Welcome

9:00 – 9:30: Advances in screening for and treating kidney cancer
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Francois Biset, Urology, FV Hospital

9:30 – 9:45: Questions and Answers

9:45 – 10:15: Bladder reconstruction after surgical cancer treatment
Speaker: Dr. Nguyen Hoang Duc, Head of Urology, FV Hospital

10:15 – 10:30: Questions and answers

To register to attend, please contact Ms. Diem Hong, Marketing Officer, by calling (08) 54 11 33 33, Ext. 1336 or 09 62 62 78 47 before 11th July 2014.