Dr Rajesh Kumar Paramasivam, Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara.
Pancreatic cancer is rare, but it is an aggressive cancer that usually leads to poor outcomes. One of the biggest challenges is diagnosing the cancer early, as it tends to develop silently with few remarkable symptoms. We speak to Dr Rajesh Kumar Paramasivam, Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, from Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara, to find out whether pancreatic cancer can be detected early, and how endoscopic ultrasound can be useful in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease.
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Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek
Presented by: Meera Sivasothy
Are you experiencing any of these symptoms?
☑️ Abdominal Pain
Come and join us in the next LIVE Q&A Session with Dr Rajesh Kumar Paramasivam, an experienced Gastroenterologist from THOMSON HOSPITAL, Kota Damansara as he speaks more about the gastrointestinal system.
Topic: Red Alert in the Gut
Date: 19 November 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 3.00pm - 4.00pm
Ever heard of GASTROINTESTINAL CANCER?
What are the alarming symptoms?
Come and join us in the next LIVE Q&A Session with our specialist of the week, Dr Rajesh Kumar Paramasivam from Thomson Hospital in Kota Damansara, as he speaks more about the common diseases in the gastrointestinal system, the symptoms and its preventive measures.
Topic: RED ALERT in the GUT !
Date: 19th November 2020 (Thursday)
Where: DoctorOnCall Facebook page
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See you there!
Dr Rajesh Kumar Paramasivam is currently practising as a Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist in Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara. He graduated from University Kebangsaan Malaysia and obtain his specialist degree in Royal College of Physician, United Kingdom. He has apprenticeship and working experience in Whittington Hospital (London), Eastern Health (Melbourne), Global Hospital (Mumbai), and Siriraj Hospital (Bangkok). Dr Rajesh's forte includes managing diseases that require Endoscopic Ultrasound, ERCP, OGDS, Colonoscopy and Capsule endoscopy.